President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed a Presidential Task Force for ‘One Country, One Law’.
The 13 member Task Force is led by Ven. Galagodaaththe Gnanasara Thero of the Bodu Bala Sena organization.
Following are the two main tasks of the Task Force:
- To make a study of the implementation of the concept; One Country, One Law within Sri Lanka and prepare a draft Act for the said purpose,
- To study the draft Acts and amendments that have already been prepared by the Ministry of Justice in relation to this subject and their appropriateness and if there are suitable amendments to submit proposals for the purpose and include them in such relevant draft as is deemed appropriate.
The Task Force members have been ordered to submit the final report on or before 28th February 2022.