Security beefed up for MPs


Due to the prevailing situation, Police have deployed special security for Parliamentarians, with six security personnel assigned to each MP.

According to reports, some MPs have agreed to the increased number of security personnel, while others have refused. According to sources, the JVP has also refused.

Meanwhile, Police teams have been deployed to provide special security for the meeting  of Parliament tomorrow (17).

According to parliamentary sources, the IGP has directed that parliamentarians be given special protection when entering Parliament and conducting public business.

BY Anuradha Herath