Media Notice on Prorogation of Parliament of Sri Lanka

By a Gazette notification, with effect from midnight on Thursday 12th April 2018, in accordance with Article 70 of the Constitution the President has exercised his constitutional right to prorogue the Parliament. The next Parliament session will commence on 8th May 2018. During this time, no motions or questions can be tabled in Parliament and any prior actions by Parliament remain valid. The prorogation of Parliament has no impact on the functioning and operation of Government. 

Published Date: 

Friday, April 13, 2018