May 03, 2017

Geetha to appeal court ruling (update)

MP Geetha Kumarasinghe today (03) stated that she would challenge the Appeal Court ruling which deprived her of her MP seat.

The Court of Appeal today ruled that Ms. Kumarasinghe was disqualified to be a Member of Parliament on the basis of being a dual citizen.

She said that she would file an appeal to the Supreme Court on this regard.

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(Last updated at :10.01 am )

Geetha can't hold MP post, court rules

Court of Appeal today (03) ruled that Galle District UPFA MP Geetha Kumarasinghe cannot hold an MP post as she contested in the elections as a dual citizen.

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