Parliament to convene at 1.00 p.m. today

Parliament is due to convene at 1 p.m. today (December 12).

Sergeant at Arms in Parliament Narendra Fernando noted that the public gallery and the special inviteeā€™s gallery will be closed today. Measures have been taken to beef up security around the parliamentary premises.

A confidence motion in favour of Ranil Wickremesinghe is also to be presented as per the agenda.