Serious security threat to Parliament - Speaker

23 April 2019 - 251   - 1

Senior security officials have warned that there was a serious security threat to Parliament, Speaker Karu Jayasuriya informed the House today (23).

By Sandun Jayawardana
The Speaker made the revelation while addressing a special session of Parliament convened in response to the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks.

The Speaker told lawmakers that the warning about the threat was conveyed during a special meeting held in Parliament with senior security officials, including tri-forces commanders and the Inspector General of Police (IGP).



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  • Peter Flak Wednesday, 24 April 2019 06:11 AM

    Mr Speaker, the President, our great hero MR had done your jobs properly this disaster would not have happened. The whole country and its citizens are angry as they are tax payers who do not live in peace and harmony. Your armed forces got the tip on 4th April, what action was taken on the matter. We all have to pay for our sins some day, all religions teach us this precept.

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