Two-day adjournment debate on president’s policy statement
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s policy statement will be debated for two days in parliament, leaders of political parties have decided.
He is due to deliver the statement on 18 January, the first day of the second session of the ninth parliament.
It will then be taken up in the adjournment debate on 19 and 20 January.
UNP’s Ranil Wickremesinghe, in a letter to the speaker, has called for such a debate.
The president prorogued parliament on 12 December 2021.