Geetha Kumarasinghe to be a Member of Parliament


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The Court of Appeal decided that MP Geetha Kumarasinghe was disqualified to be a Member of Parliament as she holds dual citizenship.

The Attorney General had earlier informed the Court of Appeal that MP Geetha Kumarasinghe was still a citizen of Switzerland and according to the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, a person who has dual citizenship cannot be an MP.

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