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Is there any urgency for a new constitution?

While much bravado is made out about the achievements of the Sirisena/Wickemasinghe regime, the most significant, if not the only significant achievement maybe taken as the restoration of the independent commissions under the 19th Amendment to the constitution, and the establishment of a Constitutional Council.

Is there any urgency for a new constitution?
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General Secretary of Bodu Bala Sena arrested and released on bail

Ven. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thera , General Secretary of Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) was arrested by the Cinnamon Gardens police yesterday morning on an arrest warrant issued by the Colombo Chief Magistrate Court (01) on May 08, and was subsequently enlarged on cash bail of Rs. 5,000 and one million rupees surety bail.

Bodu Bala Sena Organisation General Secretary Ven. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thera was released on bail upon being produced before the Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya yesterday.
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Genocide: Justice for Tamils over war crimes in Sri Lanka!

At the outset it must put on record that Tamils who were initially brought to Lankan island by the British empire to work in tea plantations, railways, and business establishments, big and small and the contributions of Tamils to the overall development of Sri Lanka (Ceylon) has been as significant as the majority Singhalese.

Genocide: Justice for Tamils over war crimes in Sri Lanka!
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