For weeks now, the matter has been engaging the attention of President Sirisena. Nevertheless, President Sirisena remains keen on the referendum for another reason. They have handed in to President Sirisena both their interim and their final reports. On Thursday, just ahead of his departure to Tajikistan’s capital of Dushanbe, President Sirisena wrote to Speaker Karu Jayasuriya. Of course, the fault lies with President Sirisena for making appointments to key sensitive positions like defence and foreign affairs.
Source: Sunday Times June 15, 2019 19:06 UTC