Petition against MR being PM to be heard on Friday

A petition filed against Mahinda Rajapaksa’s appointment as Prime Minister, is to be heard by the Court of Appeal on Friday.

The petition was signed by 122 Parliamentarians claiming that Rajapaksa has no support in Parliament to be Prime Minister.

The petitioners have urged the Court of Appeal to rule against Rajapaksa’s appointment. (Colombo Gazette)