Restraining order on three D-group members
A restraining order was issued yesterday by Mount Lavinia Magistrate
Mohomed Lafir restraining Mahinda Wijesekara, Gamini Lokuge and Prof.
G.L. Pieris from participating in executive committee meetings of the
United National Party.
The order has been issued restraining the UNP General Secretary Tissa
Attanayake and its leader Ranil Wickremesinghe from inviting, three
United National Party D-Group Parliamentarians for the executive
Accordingly the three UNP D-group members will not be invited for the
executive committee meetings.
Appearing for the respondent party, Sujeewa Senasinghe pointed out
that these Parliamentarians have violated the rules of the party and
have acted against the collective responsibility of the UNP.
Under this restraining order the UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe and
the General Secretory Tissa Attanayake cannot invite these three members
to the executive committee meetings.