Speaker to meet President

Office of the Speaker stated that Speaker Karu Jayasuriya is set to meet President Maithripala Sirisena today (29).

Accordingly, the meeting will be held at the Presidential Secretariat at 4 pm this evening.

This is in a context where Minister Wijedasa Rajapakshe, in a
special statement to the parliament today, requested the Speaker to resolve the prevailing political crisis in the country through discussions with the President.