New Constitution Places all Religions Equal and Buddhism Ahead of All – Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe


Prime Minister Ranil Wickrsmasinghe says that under the new constitution, all religions will be given the equality and Buddhism will be at first and foremost place.
Speaking at the summit of the SAARC Speakers and Members of Parliamentary at the Hilton Hotel yesterday(5th), the Prime Minister stated that steps will be taken to provide this by a maximum of power devolution.
The Prime Minister said that all parties representing the Parliament have given their approval for the amendment.
However, the Prime Minister did not explain how to give equal priority to other religions while Buddhism is given the first place in all religions.