Vote of confidence on RW Speaker informs Prez

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  • the confidence vote was  duly debated in the House and was approved by an electronic vote by 117 members 

 

LATE-CITY-MB_1-14By Yohan Perera and Ajith Siriwardana   

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has informed President Maithripala Sirisena that Parliament had duly approved the vote of confidence on UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe, last evening, a statement from the Speaker’s office said yesterday.   

“The Speaker informed President Sirisena that the confidence vote was duly debated in the House and was approved by an electronic vote by 117 members, as per 47(2) B of the Standing Orders,” the statement said.   
“The motion was in the order books for five days as per Standing Order 27(3),” the statement added.    

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