SLFP would field its own candidate at the upcoming presidential election.

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Sri Lanka Freedom Party Spokesperson MP Weerakumara Dissanayake said yesterday the SLFP would field its own candidate at the upcoming presidential election. He said the party’s General-Secretary MP Dayasiri Jayasekara had conveyed this to the Election Commission.

Speaking to the media MP Jayasekara said they had not yet decided as to who would be the candidate and added it was only the decision.

When asked whether the decision would hamper the talks with the Sri Lanka Podu Jana Peramuna, MP Jayasekara said he would not think so and added that the talks had not yet come to a proper conclusion.

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