Friday, 26th February 2021

MR’s Premiership goes into CA hearing

British Asia News Network

Sri Lanka: A short while ago a hearing of the written petition filed by 122 MPs seeking the Court of Appeal (CA) to direct Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa to show by which authority he holds his current office has commenced.

The petition, Quo Warranto, was filed by the MP’s challenging the legality of Mr. Rajapaksa’s Premiership and the new Cabinet.

Confirmed by the speaker the petitioners have said that Mr. Rajapaksa has no majority in Parliament

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