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Constitution making process:
JO raises UN interference with Feltman



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Joint Opposition (JO) parliamentary group leader Dinesh Gunawardena has called for an end to UN interference in on-going constitutional making process in accordance with Geneva Resolution 30/1 adopted in Oct 2015.

MP Gunawardena has said that the JO that represented a large segment of people strongly opposed to the current UN initiative that was inimical to Sri Lanka’s national interest.

The veteran politician was responding to Under-Secretary General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman currently here on a three-day visit to ascertain the current status of the constitution making process.

Feltman, who had served successive US administrations, arrived in Sri Lanka last Wednesday (July 19).

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya, Opposition Leader R. Sampanthan, EPDP leader Douglas Devananda and Secretary General and Deputy Secretary General of parliament had been among those present at the meeting chaired by the Speaker.

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