Parliamentarian Ajith P. Perera says that Mr. Ranil Wickremasinghe should step down from the party leadership and Mr. Sajith Premadasa should lead the United National Party. He said that the party needs the new leadership and a change of policy. He said that a majority of parliamentarians are of the opinion that Mr. Premadasa is suitable for the party leadership. The parliamentarian said this during a media briefing at the opposition leader’s office today.
- State Minister Susil premajayantha says there are opportunities now to look into new avenues of development.
- Former President Chandrika Kumaratunga removed from the Attanagalla seat organizer post.