Women for Justice calls for elections
Women for justice in a letter addressed to President Maithripala Sirisena had requested him to go for relevant elections as soon as possible.
“The best solution to resolve the current issue is to make use of representative democracy and thereby go in for an election and let people make their choices,” the letter signed by Shermila Gonawala, President, Women for Justice.
“We therefore request you to give an opportunity for the people to participate in the process of resolving the current crisis in addition to Executive, Legislature and the Judiciary” , the letter added.
The letter also said that country’s weak constitution had created the current crisis.this situation had enabled many to come out with various notions on the constitution.“People have begun to feel suspicious on the Judiciary as well in this situation,” the letter further said.
Also the Women for Justice had requested the President to work towards defeating the forces who destroy country’s values,norms and traditions.