Parliamentary Privileges Committee requests for time
5 September, 2019, 2:08 pm
THE Parliamentary Privileges Committee has requested for an extension of time to file their report in Parliament.
The committee is presently hearing the manhandling allegation brought against PM Voreqe Bainimarama by Opposition MP Pio Tikoduadua.
Speaker of Parliament Ratu Epeli Nailatikau said today that the members of the privileges committee would continue their deliberations today and would hand in their report in Parliament tomorrow.
The alleged manhandling of Mr Tikoduadua occurred on August 9, 2019, outside Parliament in Suva.