Opposing Budget will help ailing LTTE; Pro-LTTE
manoeuvres will be defeated :
Govt majority intact - Media Minister Anura Yapa
Media Minister and Cabinet Spokesman Anura
Priyadarshana Yapa yesterday reiterated that the Government still
has a clear majority in Parliament to defeat the ‘unseen hand’
striving to resuscitate the weakened LTTE at this crucial juncture.
President Chief Guest at Dartmouth passing out parade
Watches son among the new batch:
PRESIDENT Mahinda Rajapaksa was the Chief Guest
at the passing out parade of the new batch officers of the Britannia
Royal Naval College at Dartmouth last morning. The President
attended the event at the invitation of Britain’s Naval Chief
Admiral Jonathan Band.
Allegations against Tiran brought up in Parliament
Chief Government Whip Minister Jeyaraj
Fernandopulle yesterday told Parliament that the Bribery Commission
should be moved to investigate the circumstances under which Rs. 125
million was granted to the Jaya Lanka Housing Project under the
Chairmanship of Tiran Alles.