Presidential candidate of the new democratic front Sajith Premadasa held a media briefing in Colombo today and thanked those who voted for him. Members of the party and several parliamentarians were present on the occasion. Expressing his views, MP Ashok Abeysinghe said that they will move forward while protecting the united national party as requested by Sajith Premadasa.
- The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce believes that a new vision could direct the economy on a successful path
- The United National Party makes two requests separately to the speaker to appoint Ranil Wikremasingha and Sajith Premadasa to the post of opposition leader