Dec 08, 2016

President agrees not to adjourn parliament (video)

There is no truth to reports that parliament will be adjourned with the conclusion of the budget debate, says state minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena.

He told the media today 08) nothing of the sort would happen until the House discussed action with regard to the Central Bank bond issue.

The president too, agrees there is no need for an adjournment until a final conclusion is made over the COPE report, he added.