He had made this statement subsequent to meeting with Muslim religious leaders and Moulavis’.
These religious leaders had met the Minister to discuss the appointment of Ven. Galagodaaththe Gnanasara Thero as the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on 'One Country, One Law'.
Sabri had also objected to the appointment of Gnanasara Thera, saying it would be an impediment to justice for all communities.
He had stated that if this Presidential Task Force will continue to function, he would not be able to continue in his post as the Justice Minister.