A special debate on the Covid-19 epidemic is scheduled to take place in Parliament today (04), Sergeant at Arms Narendra Fernando said. It was decided at the party leadership meeting to hold a special parliamentary session today and tomorrow. Accordingly, an adjournment debate on the current situation in the face of the Covid epidemic will be held at 11.00 am today on a motion by the Opposition, the Communications Department said. In addition, an order under the Sri Lanka Export Development Act as well as the VAT Bill and the Inland Revenue Bill are to be passed, the department said. Meanwhile, the Colombo Port City Economic Commission Bill will be taken up for debate tomorrow from 10.00 am to 8.00 pm.
Source: The Nation May 04, 2021 05:03 UTC