Former Chief Justice Sarath N. Silva says only President Maithripala Sirisena has the authority to dissolve the Parliament. Mr. Silva made these remarks at a rally titled ‘Jana Varamata Awasarai’ held at Maradana yesterday.
Addressing the gathering he further said the President should not leave room for any conspiracies by certain elements to put the country in trouble. The law should stand for the stability of the country.
The former Chief Justice also pointed out the President has dissolved the Parliament according to the provisions available in the constitution.