Former Eastern Province Chief Minister Naseer Ahamed had said that the Mixed-Election method will be unfavourable to Muslims of Sri Lanka.
Addressing an event to distribute school equipment to 5,000 Muslim Tamil students, held at Al-Askar GHS, Eravoor he further said, all election results through the current Mixed-Election procedure which had been introduced to replace the proportional representation method, will reflect the situation where the political representations of the Muslims being grabbed off from them and this indicates the affectation to afflict the Muslim people in the future.
He further said all those Muslim MPs who voted for this method are race traitors.
Pointing out that, through the Mixed- Election Method, all the political rights of the total Muslim people are being buried deep and that the number of Muslim representation to be elected through this method will be found to be greatly reduced.
He also had said that he is prepared to openly debate on this.