Once this situation settles and a stable government is established, everyone involved for the damages to government property and assaults on MP’s and Policemen within the parliament must be investigated and punished. but knowing Sri Lankan politicians Ranil or Mahinda or Maithiri will NEVER do it. Ranil and Maithiri who promised to take action on Mahinda’s family members and close associates for frauds and unlawful activities were never done in the 3.5 years in power. Ranil and Maithiri accused each other of misusing there powers to safeguard members of Mahinda family who were involved in fraud and criminal activities.
UPFA Parliamentarian Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena says that a commission will be appointed to inquire into the proceedings of the Parliament during the past couple of days, If they establish a government. He said that several ‘undemocratic’ meetings which violated standing orders as well as parliamentary tradition have been held recently like never before in any country’s parliament history.
Speaking at a Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) press briefing in Colombo today (6), he alleged that the leadership of the United National Party (UNP) is engaged in a programme betraying the country’s economy as well as its sovereignty.
He also charged that the UNP has now reached a point where it would commit any betrayal in order to stay in power. “The UNP is also prepared to kneel before any foreign embassy,” he said.
Mahinda is accused of kneeling before China to stay in power.
The Police official probing high profile cases including the murder of Sunday Leader Editor Lasantha Wickrematunge and the kidnapping and assault of Journalist Keith Noyhar was allegedly transferred with immediate effect on 18 November by President Maithiri. However, the transfer has been cancelled after public protest. This act by the President makes all to believe that Maithiri is trying to protect Members of Mahinda family.
At the time of the transfer, Inspector of Police (IP) Nishantha Silva was heading the Organized Crime Investigation Unit (OCIU) at the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), sources said