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Sri Lanka PM Mahinda Rajapaksa proposes to amend Constitution to create accountable administration

Firstpost | 19/04/2022 12:59 PM | Click to read full article

Sri Lanka's embattled Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has proposed to amend the Constitution to create an accountable administration that met the people's aspirations, amid large-scale protests against the government over its handling of the economy.

The Prime Minister is expected to propose to the Cabinet a Constitutional Amendment that would include the Executive, Judiciary and the Legislature, the state-run Daily News newspaper reported on Tuesday.