SLMC resigns from Rajapaksa government

[TamilNet, Wednesday, 12 December 2007, 09:22 GMT]
Rauff Hakeem, the leader of the Sri Lanka's main Muslim party, Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC), Wednesday resigned his minister post in SL President Mahinda Rajapaksa government and vowed to vote against Rajapaksa government's budget together with three other SLMC parliamentarians who sat in the opposition in the SL parliament.

The SLMC parliamentarians said they would vote against the budget on December 14.

Digamadulla District MP Mohommed Faizal Cassim, National List MPs Hassen Ali, Basheer Segudawood are the three members who followed their leader who was Sri Lankan Minister of Posts & Telecommunication.

 

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