Sri Lanka bank chief on lawmaker list

March 01, 2010 (LBO) – Sri Lanka’s NDB Bank said its chief executive Eran Wickremaratne is on the so-called ‘national list’ of the main opposition United National Front for elections in April. The bank said in a stock exchange filing that more disclosures would be made in the future.

The ‘national list’ gives a chance for parties to appoint law makers based on the proportion of total votes received in a general elections without the persons themselves contesting.