Speaker Chamal Rajapaksa called on Archbishop of Colombo Rt. Rev. Dr. Malcom Ranjith this morning.
The meeting took place at the official residence of the Archbishop at Borella. The Archbishop appreciated the unbiased measures taken by the Speaker at the parliamentary sessions. He said that the foreign countries have been unable to exert pressure on Sri Lanka due to the development process launched in the North and East. The Archbishop suggested that a committee headed by the Speaker may be appointed to look into religious matters. The Speaker presented the documentary programme to the Archbishop with regard to the Christmas month which will be celebrated from 1st to 31st December.