Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe meets International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde on the side lines of World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland
(pic courtesy PM’s Office)
Prez rescinds a two-thirds
majority for reimposition
President Maithripala Sirisena has directed that proposed National Action Plan for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights (NHRAP) shouldn’t in any way be an obstacle to imposition of Emergency Regulations.
President Sirisena, who is also the Commander-in-Chief of the armed forces had instructed that a controversial clause pertaining to the declaration of Emergency be removed forthwith.