Govt. must give up lust for power via 20A and focus on saving people by curbing COVID spread: Karu | Daily FT

Following is the summary of the speech delivered by the National Movement for a Just Society Chairman former Speaker Karu Jayasuriya, at the press briefing held yesterdayAfter the Speaker had placed his signature on the 20th Amendment to the Constitution last weekend, the executive presidency of Sri Lanka has transformed into one of the most powerful in the world.The National Movement for a Just Society does not agree with the 20th Amendment in principle. We would like to reiterate that a President craving for power may assume office in the future and use these sweeping powers to form a dictat…

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