AG Department Deliberate the State Minister’s Statement
Attorney General’s Department has commenced deliberating the recent controversial statement made by State Minister Vijayakala Maheswaran pertaining to the LTTE.
A spokesperson at the Department said the constitutionality of the statement made by State Minister Vijayakala Maheswaran will be determined by senior Attorney General’s Department officials.
Yesterday, Speaker of House Karu Jayasuriya sought the determination of the Attorney General, over the constitutionality of the recent statement made by State Minister Vijayakala Maheswaran over the resurgence of the LTTE.
Speaker’s office said the decision was taken following a discussion held with party leaders last afternoon.
Accordingly the spokesperson informed NewsRadio that the determination of the Attorney General’s Department will be conveyed to the Speaker at the earliest.
Yesterday, Speaker of House Karu Jayasuriya also informed Parliament that a disciplinary inquiry will be conducted against State Minister Vijayakala Maheswaran over the statement.