|UNP to do justice to Range B?
The Deputy Leader of the United National Party (UNP)
Karu Jayasuriya said that the party disciplinary
committee will meet tomorrow to decide on the action
against Puttalam district UNP member Shantha
Abeysekara who is accused of brutally attacking
fellow UNP MP Palitha Range Bandara.
Explaining the process Jayasuriya said, “We gave
Shantha Abeysekara till May 31 to respond. I know
that even by last Wednesday he hadn’t responded to
the allegations against him. Whether he replies or
not the disciplinary committee will meet on Monday
to discuss how to take action.”
The deputy leader explained that he wants to see a
speedy end to the whole incident.
“I was involved in appointing the committee which
will be looking into this matter. I have advised
them to expedite the process, and finalise things
after a quick and comprehensive investigation”.
Jayasuriya explained that the committee comprises
several UNP members and lawyers.