New Constitution is to uniting the country: President
President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday said the new Constitution which aims at uniting the country, will further strengthen Parliament.
“We expect to fulfill the hopes for a new Constitution, which will not divide the country but unite the nation and cater to all needs of the public”, the President said joining in the vote of commemorating the 70th anniversary of Parliament Democracy in Sri Lanka yesterday.
The President stressed that the government’s intention is to further strengthen Parliament and support all political parties required to make this aim a reality.
“We will continue to strengthen Parliament.Our intention is to further strengthen this House and we expect the support of all political parties, President Sirisena said.
He said this in Parliament joining in the vote of commemorating 70th anniversary of Parliament Democracy in Sri Lanka which was moved by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.