DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL ALLIANCE

  • Imprisoned Fonseka now loses parliamentary seat October 7, 2010

    Colombo: Sri Lanka's former army chief Sarath Fonseka's brief stint as an MP has come to a sudden end in the wake of his 30month imprisonment for corruption in defence deals, amid reports that the President may consider pardoning him if a plea is made personally by him or a...
  • ExLanka Army chief stripped of rank, medals August 13, 2010

    Colombo: A Sri Lankan military court on Friday stripped the country's war hero and former Army chief Sarath Fonseka of his rank and medals after finding him guilty of dabbling in politics, while in service. The 59yearold General was convicted by the first court martial against him, which began deliberations five...