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Dr. Jayampathy Wickramaratne resigns from MP post

Dr. Jayampathy Wickramaratne has resigned from his parliamentary position, Deputy Speaker Ananda Kumarasiri told Parliament today.

He had informed the Secretary General of Parliament that he has resigned as a Member of Parliament with effect from 20th January 2020.

Wickramaratne is a constitutional lawyer and was a member of a Cabinet committee that drafted the 19th Amendment to the Constitution.