President to take next step in 24 hours

President Maithripala Sirisena has told the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) that he will take the next step in 24 hours as a result of the Court of Appeal ruling today on Mahinda Rajapaksa.

The TNA media unit tweeted saying at a meeting with the President today he admitted there was no Prime Minister or cabinet following the court order.

He said that he will take action in 24 hours and also meet with the National Security Council and other relevant officials.