Athuraliye Rathana Thero sworn in as an MP


Venerable Athuraliye Rathana Thero has been sworn in as a Member of Parliament before Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena this morning (January 05).

The first sitting of the ninth Parliament for the year 2021 commenced at 10.00 am earlier today.

Rathana Thero was appointed by the ‘Ape Jana Bala Pakshaya’, also known as Our Power of People Party (OPPP), to fill its National List parliamentary seat.