National Chamber welcomes enactment of 19th Amendment


The National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka congratulates the President, Prime Minter and all the parliamentarians in getting the 19th Amendment passed with many obstacles and difficulties encountered on the way.

The Chamber welcomes the enactment of the 19th Amendment which puts Sri Lanka on the right road to democracy and signal the return of meaningful parliamentary democracy. For a President who had just completed the 100 days in office, it is an achievement of the highest order where no other leaders were able to achieve for over three decades!

The National Chamber being one of the pioneering Chambers in the country carrying on a service to the national business community in Sri Lanka for over 65 years is indeed proud over the momentous occasion of the passing of the much awaited and much debated 19th Amendment to the Constitution in the country.

19th Amendment is a victory for all communities and it will benefit not only the present generation but also for generations to come.

The Sri Lankans can now look forward for a vibrant period of democracy and good governance under the new enactment. Congratulations to the government once again, the press release said.

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