Parliamentary select committee to reform electoral system established
Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena has taken steps to establish a select committee to recommend necessary amendments to reform election laws and the electoral system.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dinesh Gunawardena has been appointed as the Chairman of the select committee.
The select committee consists of Parliamentarians Nimal Siripala de Silva, Prof. G.L. Peiris, Pavithra Wanniarachchi, Douglas Devananda, Wimal Weerawansa, M.U.M. Ali Sabry, Jeevan Thondaman, Anura Kumara Dissanayake, Kabir Hashim, Ranjith Madduma Bandara, Mano Ganesan, M. A. Sumanthiran, Madhura Withanage and Sagara Kariyawasam.