“NOT TO PROCEED WITH AMENDMENTS TO THE 13TH AMENDMENT”
CATHOLIC BISHOPS
SRI LANKA CATHOLIC BISHOPS' CONFERENCE EXPRESSES GRAVE CONCERN FOR THE PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO THE 13TH AMENDMENT

[ Fr.Sunil De Silva - 10.06.2013 ]
The Catholic Bishops Conference, Sri Lanka in a Press Release on 07th June 2013, has urged the government not to proceed with the proposed amendment to the 13th amendment in the Constitution of Sri Lanka. Bishops' Conference says, " it is our contention that at this moment when Sri Lanka is striving to make permanent the hard won peace after a 30 year conflict, pondering upon this constitutional provision, may lead to over centralization of authority".
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