Proposals for a new constitution presented to President
ECONOMYNEXT – A set of proposals containing points that should be taken into account when formulating a new Constitution was presented to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, by a Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna affiliated group the President’s Media Division (PMD) stated.
In a press release the PMD said that the proposals were compiled and presented by the ‘Yuthukama’ organisation yesterday under the theme ‘proposals to formulate a new Constitution for a strong state’.
The proposal has been prepared with five objectives. They are; the rebuilding of the civilizational state, true public representation and the sovereignty of the people, consolidation of a unitary Sri Lanka, and ensuring the balance between the executive, the legislature and the judiciary.
The Chairman of the Yuthukama organisation Gevindu Kumaratunga presented the proposals to the President. (Colombo, February 14, 2020)