Sep 22, 2021

President orders summon armed forces for public security (Video)

Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena today (22) informed Parliament that President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa has issued a special order to summon armed forces islandwide for public security.

The President has issued this order in accordance with the powers vested in him by Article 12 of the Public Security Act.

The Speaker made this statement while inaugurating Parliament proceedings.