SJB MPs boycott House sittings over their safety

Kanchana Wijayabandara (TPL) | Published: 2:29 PM Dec 4 2021
Politics SJB MPs boycott House sittings over their safety

Samagi Jana Balawegaya MPs walked out of parliament today (04) to protest against alleged threats by government members.

Chief opposition whip Lakshman Kiriella said the SJB would not attend House sessions until their safety is guaranteed.

Trouble began yesteday when SJB’s Manusha Nanayakkara leveled allegations against ruling members, including state minister Kanchana Wijesekara, and tabled documents to support his claims.

A time allocation issue also arose on the occasion.

Kiriella charged ruling members made two attempts to attack Nanayakkara.

Kanchana Wijayabandara (TPL) | Published: 2:29 PM Dec 4 2021

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