Another member of parliament has resigned.
Mahinda Samarasinghe, the Member of Parliament for the Kalutara District Sri Lanka People's Front has resigned.
Accordingly, it is reported that Mr. Mahinda Samarasinghe is to be appointed as the Ambassador of Sri Lanka to the United States and Mexico which is currently vacant.
MP Mahinda Samarasinghe has planned to hand over his resignation after the President returns to the island.
He has previously represented Sri Lanka in the diplomatic service on several occasions.