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Sri Lanka: JVP Wants To Ban Dual Citizenship Holders Contesting Elections

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[National Executive Council]

The JVP, taking into consideration the current situation in the country, intends presenting proposals to the National Executive Council to stop anyone with dual citizenship contesting any election in the country and cancelling the seat of any Parliamentarian crossing over from the political party he has been elected says the Leader of the JVP Anura Dissanayaka.

The National Executive Council formed to carry out the political transformation the country needs met for the first time on the 15th. President Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, former president Chandrika Kumaratunga, Leader of the JVP Anura Dissanayaka, General Secretary of JHU Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka, the Leader of Democratic Party Sarath Fonseka, Mano Ganeshan of Democratic People’s Front, Leader of SLMC Rauff Hakeem, Leader of All Ceylon Muslim Congress Rishard Badhurdeen and the Leader of TNA R Sambanthan participated.

– Lanka Truth

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