New Constitutional amendment clipping president’s powers in two months! | Breaking News

The 21st Amendment to the Constitution is scheduled to be passed within two months of the appointment of the new government headed by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

The 21st Amendment to the Constitution is to be introduced, including the provisions of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, with provisions to empower independent commissions and reduce the powers of the executive presidency.

Currently, many political parties, civil society activists and trade unions have called for the 21st Amendment to be enacted.

A number of opposition parliamentarians have also called for the 21st Amendment to be expedited, during their recent media briefings.

Some parliamentarians said that they would support the government if the 21st Amendment was brought in.

The sources said that many parliamentarians will support the passage of the 21st amendment to the constitution.

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