Speaker hopes next p’ment will continue to strengthen democracy

ECONOMYNEXT – The 15th parliament of Sri Lanka will sit today for the final time before completing four and a half years.

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya noted that in its term, the current parliament saw that democracy was strengthened through its various committees.

Taking to Twitter, Jayasuriya expressed hope that the next parliament will continue in that vein.

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa is expected to dissolve between 2 and 6 March. (Colombo/Feb20/2020)