Tamil Diplomat

COPE to be close to people: Sunil Handunetti

COPE Chairman JVP Parliamentarian Sunil Handumetti has stated that he would take COPE closer to the people. He explained that as the Chairman of COPE he hoped to take COPE closer to the people with the assistance of the media and through social networks in the internet but would remove traditional rules and regulations that have guided it so far.

He was addressing the workshop held concurrently with the meeting of the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) in the new Parliament recently. He went on that he would endeavour to take COPE closer to the people with the assistance of the media and through social networks in the internet but would remove traditional rules and regulations that have guided it so far. He would take every effort to get the media personnel participate in COPE affairs.

The Speaker Karu Jayasuriya, Deputy Speaker Thilanga Sumathipala, Secretary General of Parliament Dhammika Dasanayaka and member s of COPE were present.