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Biography for Rohitha Abeygunawardena

First Name: Rohitha
Last Name: Abeygunawardena
Title: Deputy Minister of Post and Telecommunications and Upcountry Development
Country: Sri Lanka
Place of Birth: In Sri Lanka.
Languages: SinhalaEnglish
Politics: PA (Peoples Alliance).Source: Daily Mirror (captured 2004-12)
CV: CURRENT OCCUPATIONDeputy Minister of Post and Telecommunications and Upcountry Development Source: Priu. Gov. (captured 2004-12) and Sri Lanka Election (captured 2004-12) and News (captured 2004-12)
Quotes: In a confusing turn of events a host of privilege issues were raised in Parliament yesterday with PA Parliamentarian Rohitha Abeygunawardena setting the ball rolling. Addressing the House on a privileges issue, Mr, Abeygubawardena said his right to participate in Parliamentary debates was violated during the JVP-initiated adjournment debate on Wednesday. "A breach of my privilege has taken place as I was not allowed to speak even during the one minute left for me," he said.Source: Daily Mirror (captured 2004-12) 
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