Feb 03, 2018

Clipping of Presidential wings : Decision after elections! Featured

Whether the powers of the President will be completely removed or some powers only will be cropped, will be discussed after the elections, said Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

He said no final decision has been made in this regard and it would be discussed in the future regarding the Constitution and the powers of the President .

However, the SLFP has expressed their views that the Presidential powers should not be reduced, and this would be discussed and both parties could come to a final decision, the Prime Minister said.