Minister Vajira Abeywardena says the Prime Minister has tendered his resignation letter to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa. A meeting by the leaders of the United National Front is scheduled to be held at the Temple Trees in the afternoon. A decision will be taken at this meeting to handover the government to the new President. The President is slated to appoint a small Cabinet to govern the country for a brief period till the dissolution of parliament.
- Parliamentary Party Leaders’ meeting presided by the Speaker will be held tomorrow
- President Gotabaya Rajapaksa pays homage to the historic Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic