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Basil tries to lure opposition MPs to support Divi Neguma

Minister Basil Rajapaksa is trying to lure certain opposition MPs to support the Divi Neguma draft bill in order secure a two-third majority required for its passage as the SLMC still remains undecided over the matter, according to reports reaching Mirror.The government has decided to introduce 10 amendments, out of 12 ordered by the Supreme Court, which will be done at the committee stage debate following the presentation of the draft bill to the House on January 08.The SLMC high command will meet today (Jan. 06) to discuss whether to support the draft bill or not.The LSSP central committee too, is meeting to elaborate on the same matter.

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