2 new parliamentarians sworn in

[TamilNet, Tuesday, 09 June 2009, 19:20 GMT]
Nandimithra Ekanayake and Chandima Weerakody were sworn in as new parliamentarians when the parliament resumed its sitting Tuesday. Nandimithra Ekanayake was appointed for the post MP from the Matale district to fill the vacancy created with the death of Alick Aluwihare. Chandima Weerakody was appointed for the post of MP from the Galle district to fill the vacancy created with the death of former Minister Justice Amarasiri Dodangada.

Nandimithra Ekanayake is from the main opposition United National Party (UNP) and Chandima Weerakody from the ruling United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA).

 

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