Porn & Politics

In the heat of the moment, when passions raged and reached a climax over the Presidents swift move, PA parliamentarian Dr. Sarath Amunugama says her actions were driven by lquote sex and the lquote Sinhalese culture.
Amunugama told journalists on Wednesday that UNF stalwarts were planning a late night adult entertainment belt or a separate lquote blue channel over state television.rn

rnThis, he says, were among the reasons behind President Chandrika Kumaratunga decisions to takeover the portfolios of Media, Defence and Interior last week.rn

rnThe PA spokesman says the Presidents moves acted as a contraceptive, aborting the ugly situation. rn

rnAmunugama added that the UNF had also imposed a ban on the state media from airing programmes that included the words lquote Sinhala and lquote Sinhalese songs that promoted national pride. rn

rnOther reasons justifying the Presidents move, which left former Media Minister Imthiaz Bakeer Marker with the Postal Ministry and Sri Lanka Telecom, included res