Supporting Fonseka to abolish Executive Presidency: Ranil

Sri Lanka`s main opposition
party is supporting the candidature of Sarath Fonseka in order
to abolish Executive Presidency in the country, UNP leader
Ranil Wickremesinghe today said.

Clamour for abolition of executive presidency grows in Lanka

As the process of Presidential polls in Sri Lanka gets underway, there is growing clamour among politicians to shift to Indian Parliamentary system of democracy, with the former president Chandrika Kumaratunga joining the chorus.