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10th Parliament of Sri Lanka
9th 11th
Legislative body Parliament of Sri Lanka
Term 25 August 1994 – 18 August 2000
Election 16 August 1994
Senior parliamentarians
Speaker K. B. Ratnayake
Deputy Speaker and
Chairman of Committees
Anil Moonesinghe, PA
Deputy Chairman of Committees Rauff Hakeem, SLMC
Prime Minister Chandrika Kumaratunga, PA (1994)
Sirimavo Bandaranaike, PA (1994-00)
Ratnasiri Wickremanayake, PA (2000)
Leader of the Opposition Gamini Dissanayake, UNP (1994)
Ranil Wickremasinghe, UNP (1994-00)
Leader of the House Ratnasiri Wickremanayake, PA
Chief Government Whip Richard Pathirana, PA
Chief Opposition Whip Wijayapala Mendis, UNP (1994-98)
W. J. M. Lokubandara, UNP (1998-00)
Sessions
1st 25 August 1994 – 15 December 1994
2nd 6 January 1995 – 12 January 1996
3rd 9 February 1996 – 18 August 2000

The 10th Parliament of Sri Lanka was a meeting of the Parliament of Sri Lanka, with the membership determined by the results of the 1994 parliamentary election held on 16 August 1994. The parliament met for the first time on 25 August 1994 and was dissolved on 18 August 2000.

Election[edit]

The 10th parliamentary election was held on 16 August 1994. The People's Alliance (PA), an alliance of opposition parties, became the largest group in Parliament by winning 105 of the 225 seats. The incumbent United National Party (UNP) won 94 seats. The Eelam People's Democratic Party (EPDP), a government backed Tamil paramilitary group, won 9 seats and the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) won 7 seats. Smaller parties won the remaining 10 seats.[1]

Results[edit]

Winners of polling divisions. PA in blue and UNP in green.
Alliance Votes % Seats
  People's Alliance 3,887,823 48.94% 105
  United National Party 3,498,370 44.04% 94
  Eelam People's Democratic Party 10,744 0.14% 9
  Sri Lanka Muslim Congress 143,307 1.80% 7
  Tamil United Liberation Front 132,461 1.67% 5
  Democratic People's Liberation Front
Eelam Revolutionary Organisation of Students
People's Liberation Organisation of Tamil Eelam
Tamil Eelam Liberation Organization
38,028 0.48% 3
  Sri Lanka Progressive Front 90,078 1.13% 1
Others 142,895 1.80% 1
Total 7,943,706 100.00% 225

The new parliament was sworn in on 25 August 1994. K. B. Ratnayake was elected Speaker, Anil Moonesinghe was elected Deputy Speaker and Rauff Hakeem was elected Deputy Chairman of Committees.

Government[edit]

Main article: Cabinet of Sri Lanka

The PA was able to form a government with the support of the seven SLMC MPs and one independent MP.[1]

On 19 August 1994 President D. B. Wijetunga appointed Chandrika Kumaratunga, leader of the PA, as Prime Minister.[1] The rest of the government were sworn in on the same day.[1]

Prime Minister Kumaratunga was elected president at the 3rd presidential election held on 9 November 1994. On 14 November 1994 she appointed her mother Sirimavo Bandaranaike as Prime Minister.[1] Prime Minister Bandaranaike retired on 10 August 2000 and was replaced by Ratnasiri Wickremanayake.[2]

President Kumaratunga dissolved parliament on 18 August 2000.

Changes in party/alliance affiliations[edit]

The 10th parliament saw the following defections:

Deaths and resignations[edit]

The 10th parliament saw the following deaths and resignations:

Members[edit]

Name
Electoral
District

Preference
Votes

Member
From
Member
To
Elected
Party

Elected
Alliance

Final
Party

Final
Alliance

Notes
Abeygunasekara, Ossie COL 98,022 25 August 1994 24 October 1994 UNP UNP UNP UNP Murdered.
Abeywardena, Lakshman Yapa MTR 52,294 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Abeywardena, Vajira GAL 81,373 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Adhikari, A. M. S. ANU 44,650 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Alahapperuma, Dullas MTR 76,678 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Alavi, A. H. M. KUR 52,381 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Aluvihare, Alick MTL 61,526 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Amaratunga, John GAM 122,813 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Amaraweera, Mahinda HAM 39,376 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Amunugama, Sarath KAN 53,997 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP PA
Arachchi, K. A. W. K. KAN 63,969 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Ashraff, M. H. M. AMP 69,076 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLMC SLMC PA
Athukorala, Gamini RAT 82,869 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Athulathmudali, Srimanee COL 148,727 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 DUNF (L) PA DUNF (L) PA
Atputharajah, Nadarajah JAF 968 25 August 1994 2 November 1999 EPDP IND EPDP PA Murdered.
Attanayake, Tissa KAN 60,531 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Bakaar, S. S. M. Abu VAN 4,269 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLMC SLMC PA
Bakmeewewa, Nihal Yasendra AMP 29,061 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Balachandran, Vaithilingam VAN 4,515 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 PLOTE DPLF PLOTE DPLF
Balasooriya, Arachchilage Jagath KEG 59,017 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Banda, Gopallawa Moithra Kuda MTL 40,555 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Banda, H. M. A. L. KUR 50,535 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Banda, R. M. Dharmadasa MON 44,956 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Bandara, R. M. Ranjith Madduma MON 36,747 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Bandaranaike, Anura NAT 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Bandaranaike, D. M. KUR 50,901 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Bandaranaike, Sirimavo NAT 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA Prime Minister (94-00).
Baskaran, Umapathisivam JAF 1,056 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 EPDP IND EPDP PA
Basnayake, Bandula KUR 56,609 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Cader, A. R. M. Abdul KAN 66,136 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Chandradasa, A. P. G. AMP 40,675 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Chandrakumar, Murugesu JAF 798 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 EPDP IND EPDP PA
Chandrasekaran, Periyasamy NUW 23,453 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UCPF IND UCPF PA
Chandrawansha, A. J. KUR 51,691 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Cooray, Nawalaage Benet COL 66,976 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Cooray, Reginold KAL 85,297 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Dassanayake, D. M. PUT 39,793 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Dayaratna, Petikirige AMP 45,411 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
de Mel, Ronnie MTR 66,563 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP PA
de Silva, Asoka Weerasinghe GAL 45,022 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
de Silva, Nimal Siripala COL 111,730 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Devananda, Douglas JAF 2,091 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 EPDP IND EPDP PA
Devaraj, P. P. COL 18 August 2000 CWC UNP CWC PA
Dissanayake, Berty Premalal ANU 78,792 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Dissanayake, Gamini KAN 198,207 25 August 1994 24 October 1994 UNP UNP UNP UNP Leader of the Opposition (94). Murdered.
Dissanayake, Punchi Banda ANU 46,756 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Dissanayake, S. B. NUW 38,372 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Dissanayake, Salinda KUR 57,641 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Dodangoda, Amarasiri GAL 176,151 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Dunstan, A. M. U. S. GAL 53,577 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Ekanayake, Nandimithra MTL 51,919 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Ekanayake, T. B. KUR 59,313 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Fernando, K. G. J. PUT 55,373 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Fernando, Milroy PUT 43,366 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Fernando, Tyronne COL 42,872 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Fernandopulle, Jeyaraj GAM 102,129 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Fowzie, A. H. M. COL 72,294 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Gajadeera, Chandrasiri MTR 62,852 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Galappaththi, Nihal HAM 18 August 2000 JVP SLPF JVP SLPF Replaces J. P. V. Vipulaguna.
Gamage, Piyasena GAL 67,033 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Gunaratne, C. V. COL 114,756 25 August 1994 7 June 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA Murdered.
Gunaratne, K. D. U. GAM 55,328 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Gunasinghe, K. A. N. GAL 46,948 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Gunawardena, G. L. S. GAL 56,568 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Gunawardena, Indika COL 58,753 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Hakeem, Rauff NAT 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLMC SLMC PA Deputy Chairman of Committees (94-00).
Hameed, Abdul Cader Shahul KAN 61,906 25 August 1994 3 September 1999 UNP UNP UNP UNP Died.
Hapangama, Anura Pradeep GAM 62,829 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Harrison, Palisge ANU 34,666 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Heenmahaththaya, U. L. RAT 47,122 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Herath, H. M. N. POL 26,213 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Herath, Harold PUT 37,538 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Herath, Maheepala KEG 52,221 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Herath, Renuka NUW 49,473 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Hizbullah, M. L. Alim Mohamed BAT 12,583 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLMC SLMC PA
Illias, Aithurus M. JAF 1,575 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLMC SLMC PA
Jayakody, Lakshman GAM 88,628 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Jayaratne, D. M. KAN 101,558 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Jayasena, Sumedha MON 55,369 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Jayasinghe, Athula Nimalasiri GAM 65,623 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Jayasinghe, Chandrani Bandara ANU 66,538 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Jayawardena, A. M. MON 27,080 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Jayawardena, Lucky KAN 66,340 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Jinadasa, Vidana Gamage MTL 35,474 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Kadirgamar, Lakshman NAT 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Kalugalla, P. B .G. KEG 73,369 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Karalliyadde, Tissa ANU 44,849 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Karunanayake, Ravi NAT 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 DUNF (L) PA UNP UNP
Karunarathna, Thilak KAL 63,206 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Karunathilake, Rupa GAL 52,577 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Kiriella, Lakshman KAN 59,463 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Kodituwakku, Karunasena COL 46,134 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Koralage, J. N. M. GAM 58,237 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Kularathne, Ananda HAM 36,965 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Kumaranatunga, Jeewan COL 95,767 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Kumaratunga, Chandrika GAM 464,588 25 August 1994 12 November 1994 SLFP PA SLFP PA Prime Minister (94). Elected President.
Lionel, B. A. P. GAM 57,091 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Lokubandara, W. J. M. BAD 78,845 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP Chief Opposition Whip (98-00).
Lokuge, Gamini COL 47,058 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Mahalekam, T. B. POL 26,465 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Maharoof, Mohamed TRI 17,043 25 August 1994 20 July 1997 UNP UNP UNP UNP Murdered.
Maithripala, U. S. H. RAT 49,481 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Makar, Imithiyas Bakeer KAL 68,519 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Mallimarachchi, Weerasinghe COL 44,322 25 August 1994 24 October 1994 UNP UNP UNP UNP Murdered.
Matthew, Nanda RAT 47,176 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP PA
Mendis, Wijayapala GAM 96,559 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP PA Chief Opposition Whip (94-98).
Mohamed, Farook Yoonus Lebbe KEG 47,765 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Mohamed, M. H. COL 44,527 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Mohideen, U. L. M. AMP 26,194 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLMC SLMC PA
Moonesinghe, Anil KAL 56,071 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA Deputy Speaker & Chairman of Committees (94-00).
Moonesinghe, Susil COL 61,610 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Moulana, Seyed Ali Zahir BAT 11,508 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Najeeb, Abdul Majeed Mohamed TRI 21,590 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLMC SLMC PA
Nalanda, Ellawala RAT 52,371 25 August 1994 11 February 1997 SLFP PA SLFP PA Murdered.
Nanayakkara, Vasudeva RAT 62,989 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 LSSP PA LDA
Nawinne, S. B. KUR 122,611 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Nelson, H. G. P. POL 39,439 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Padmasiri, K. H. G. N. GAL 52,370 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Pararajasingham, Joseph BAT 43,350 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 TULF TULF
Pathirana, Richard GAL 116,893 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA Chief Government Whip (94-00).
Perera, A. A. R. GAM 73,508 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Perera, Dilan BAD 54,150 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Perera, Dixon J. COL 6 January 1998 18 August 2000 SLFP PA UNP UNP Replaces Bernard Soysa.
Perera, Felix GAM 80,539 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Perera, Festus PUT 75,417 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Perera, Gamini Jayawickrama KUR 109,900 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Perera, Joseph Michael GAM 93,884 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Perera, Kasadoruge Vincent KEG 45,884 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Podinilame, Jayathilaka KEG 67,190 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Premachandra, A. M. Munidasa KUR 58,293 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Premachandra, Bharatha Lazman COL 63,421 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Premaratne, D. S. S. ANU 43,167 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Premaratne, Ediriweera KAL 70,041 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Premaratne, Gunasekara COL 40,646 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Priyanganie, Abeyweera Sumithra KAL 85,661 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Pulendran, Rasa Manohari VAN 2,217 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Punchinilame, Susantha RAT 57,029 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Pushpakumara, Jagath MON 34,663 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Rajakaruna, R. M. Jayasena KUR 47,073 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Rajakaruna, Sarath Chandra GAM 59,992 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Rajan, A. M. D. NAT 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 CWC UNP CWC PA
Rajapaksa, Chamal HAM 63,698 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Rajapaksa, Mahinda HAM 78,977 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Rajapaksa, Nirupama HAM 46,034 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Rajapaksha, Suranimala GAM 63,067 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Ramamoorthy, Rajendran JAF 1,050 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 EPDP IND EPDP PA
Ranatunga, Reggie GAM 61,458 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Ranawaka, J. S. K. KAL 60,506 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Ranaweera, Jayatissa RAT 48,450 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Ranaweera, V. S. S. TRI 15,084 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Rasamanickam, Alagaiah JAF 1,110 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 EPDP IND EPDP PA
Rathnayake, C. B. NUW 38,092 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Rathnayake, R. M. BAD 40,293 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Ratnayake, Amara Piyaseeli KUR 53,421 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Ratnayake, Hema BAD 40,873 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Ratwatte, Anuruddha KAN 92,644 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Robert, Jayaratne Silva Dedimuni PUT 49,116 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Rupasinghe, Neil GAM 57,090 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Samarasinghe, Eugin Alwis MTR 57,455 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Samarasinghe, Mahinda KAL 59,150 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Samaraweera, Mangala MTR 61,574 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Samaraweera, Ravindra BAD 42,309 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Sathasiwam, Suppiah NUW 83,368 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 CWC UNP CWC PA
Selvarasa, Pon BAT 17,450 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 TULF TULF
Semasinghe, H. B. ANU 45,256 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Senalankadikara, Amal COL 54,321 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Senanayake, Rukman POL 45,648 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Senathirajah, Mavai NAT 18 August 2000 TULF TULF Replaces Neelan Tiruchelvam.
Senewiratne, Athauda KEG 50,775 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 LSSP PA SLFP PA
Senewiratne, John RAT 44,704 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Senewiratne, Lakshman BAD 41,320 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Shanmuganathan, S. VAN 5,828 25 August 1994 15 July 1998 PLOTE DPLF PLOTE DPLF Murdered.
Silva, Mervyn HAM 36,338 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Sirisena, Maithripala POL 62,925 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Sirisena, R. A. D. KEG 50,690 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Siththarthan, Tharmalingam VAN 6,376 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 PLOTE DPLF PLOTE DPLF
Sivalingam, Muthu NUW 85,490 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 CWC UNP CWC PA
Sivasamy, Rajarathnan KAN 38,343 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 CWC UNP CWC PA
Sivathasan, Sangarapillai JAF 456 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 EPDP IND EPDP PA
Soysa, Bernard COL 50,872 25 August 1994 30 December 1997 LSSP PA LSSP PA Died. Replaced by Dixon J. Perera.
Sumathipala, Premaratnage VAN 2,975 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Suraweera, Alankarage Victor GAM 50,740 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Tennakoon, Janaka Bandara MTL 52,437 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Thangathurai, Arunasalam TRI 22,409 25 August 1994 5 July 1997 TULF TULF Murdered.
Thangavel, Sinniah JAF 398 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 EPDP IND EPDP PA
Thondaman, Arumugan NUW 75,297 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 CWC UNP CWC PA
Thondaman, Savumiamoorthy NAT 25 August 1994 30 October 1999 CWC UNP CWC PA Died.
Thurairasasingham, Krishnapillai BAT 15,974 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 TULF TULF
Tiruchelvam, Neelan NAT 25 August 1994 29 July 1999 TULF TULF Murdered. Replaced by Mavai Senathirajah.
Tissa, A. D. R. NUW 40,513 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Upali, A. M. P. KUR 54,881 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Veera, Sennan BAD 41,683 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 CWC UNP CWC PA
Vipulaguna, J. P. V. HAM 15,309 25 August 1994 JVP SLPF JVP SLPF Resigned. Replaced by Nihal Galappaththi.
Wadigamangawa, Asoka PUT 47,003 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Wanniarachchi, Pavithra Devi RAT 62,979 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Weerasinghe, H. M. AMP 36,276 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Weerawanni, Samaraweera BAD 44,595 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Weerawardhana, Ediriweera KAN 53,192 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Welgama, Kumara KAL 79,056 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Wickramarathne, Kingsly Tissa COL 95,077 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Wickremanayake, Ratnasiri KAL 88,213 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA Leader of the House (94-00). Prime Minister (00).
Wickremasinghe, D. P. KUR 49,383 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Wickremasinghe, Ranil COL 291,194 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP Leader of the Opposition (94-00).
Wijesekara, Mahinda MTR 65,769 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Wijeyeratne, Mano KEG 51,531 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Wimalasiri, H. R. MTR 33,078 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 UNP UNP UNP UNP
Yapa, Anura Priyadharshana KUR 57,127 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 SLFP PA SLFP PA
Yogarajan, Ramaiah COL 18 August 2000 CWC UNP CWC PA
Zafarullah, M. A. Ghafoor JAF 351 25 August 1994 18 August 2000 EPDP IND EPDP PA
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