MR ready to resign if NCM is passed legally - Lakshman Yapa

MR ready to resign if NCM is passed legally – Lakshman Yapa

Parliamentarian Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena says Mahinda Rajapaksa is prepared to resign if a No Confidence Motion is passed in Parliament in a legal manner.

Speaking during a media briefing in Colombo the Parliamentarian said Mahinda Rajapaksa can only be removed in a democratic manner, adding there is no other way for him to be removed.

MP Abeywardena said if Mahinda Rajapaksa doesn’t have a 113 majority in Parliament democratically, it must be shown following due procedure.

The MP noted the post was given to Mahinda Rajapaksa adding he did not ask for the post of Prime Minister.

MP Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena stressed necessary action will be taken if Mahinda Rajapaksa cannot prove a 113 majority in the House.