Harsha de Silva claimed his right as a Parliamentarian to visit prisoners violated.
According to the Parliamentarian, he was prevented from meeting the Activist Pathum Kerner.
Kerner has been arrested by the Criminal Investigation Department in relation to a protest held at the Polduwa Junction in Battaramulla.
1/2: It’s now 5 days since Prisons Commissioner stopped me from visiting #GotaGoHome2022 activist #Pathum Kerner violating my right as an MP to check on the well-being of any prisoner in #SriLanka. After much discussion w staff there I left the premises on the undertaking they … pic.twitter.com/kUybYH6Cz3
— Harsha de Silva (@HarshadeSilvaMP) August 4, 2022