Weerakkody is commenting on the appointment of a party committee for the continuation of the government, according to Hiru News.
On 21 August 2015, the UNP and the SLFP signed a 10-point agreement valid for a two year period, which could be renewed with mutual consent.
After the agreement’s term ended, both parties said the government should continue.
Will work with president for govt.’s continuation – Mahinda Amaraweera
Meanwhile, UPFA general secretary Mahinda Amaraweera says they will work with the president for the government’s continuation.
Addressing a public rally in Tangalle, Amaraweera said he was prepared to reveal the truth with regard to the SLFP MPs who opposed the PM at the no-confidence vote.