Sep 28, 2019

SLFP prepares letter to join the SLPP! Featured

The letter of agreement to be signed by the SLFP and the SLPP with regard to the SLFP remaining members pledging their support to the SLPP presidential candidate Gotabhaya Rajapaksa is said to be ready.

This was revealed in the Lankadeepa behind the scenes column.

The article states that Nimal Siripala, Ranjith Siyambalapitiya and the majority of the SLFP –MPs are supporting this decision.

According to the directions of President Maithripala Sirisena last Monday, Nimal Siripala, Ranjith Siyambalapitiya and Thilanga Sumathipala had been preparing this agreement letter until late night.

Thereafter, the above mentioned MPs, Dayasiri Jayasekara and Mahinda Amaraweera had met with the President with the letter.