The primary opposition at the moment accused Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena of being biased.
Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) Parliamentarian Nalin Bandara Jayamaha accused the Speaker of failing to allocate equal time to the Authorities and the Opposition to talk when objections are raised.
“Should you permit one aspect to talk you have to give the identical period of time to the opposite aspect as effectively,” Jayamaha advised the Speaker in Parliament at the moment.
Jayamaha accused the Speaker of switching off the microphone of the Opposition once they make very vital feedback on the Authorities.
“You can not do this. You have to be impartial,” he asserted.
Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena nonetheless, dismissed the allegations.
He insisted that each side had been given equal time to boost objections.
The Speaker is a member of the ruling Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP).
(Aside from the headline, this story, initially printed by colombogazette.com as not been edited by SLM workers)