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SLFP suspends membership of five national list MPs

14 September 2019 - 397   - 2

The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) has suspended the memberships of five of its national list parliamentarians who obtained membership of another party.

The members are Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena, S.B. Dissanayake, Dilan Perera, Vijith Vijayamuni Soyza, and A.H.M. Fowzi, SLFP General Secretary Dayasiri Jayasekara said.

Mr. Jayasekara said that the party would take steps to inform these members of the decision in writing.

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  • Voter Saturday, 14 September 2019 06:12 PM

    What happens to their Parliamentary seats?

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    Kumara Saturday, 14 September 2019 08:41 PM

    @Voter These five will go to Courts to argue "their unfair dismissal" and Courts would suspend dismissal order (if there is any) until the case is heard. The case will drag on until the current term of Parliament expires.

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