Jul 29, 2020

Siripala's chance to be president, went to Sirisena!

Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna candidate for the Badulla district - Nimal Siripala de Silva has said that it was him who was initially invited to be the common candidate at the 2015 presidential election.

He said thus while addressing a public meeting in Badulla.

He said that Maithripala Sirisena got the opportunity after he rejected the proposal.

He also said that if he had agreed back then, Badulla district would have got a president.