The string of meetings will kick off with the SLPP youth convention on Aug. 24 at the Nelum Pokuna auditorium. This will be followed by the party women's convention and the Trade union convention on Aug. 31 and Sep. 02
Meanwhile, a group of UNP MPs and ministers will be organising a series of meetings under the theme of "Sajith is coming!". The meetings would be urging the public to call upon the UNP leadership to make Sajith the presidential candidate of the party.
The second such meetings will be held at the Sanath Jayasuriya ground in Matara on Aug. 23 and will be spearheaded by finance minister - Mangala Samaraweera.
It is reported that this will be followed by meetings organized at district level.