Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera says that the UNP headed by Ranil Wickremasinghe had attempted to gain political power even before the 2015 presidential election was announced. The power craving of Ranil Wickremasinghe has caused a number of problems in the country.
Joining the media at the cabinet press briefing held yesterday the minister said, the parliament cannot challenge powers vested with the president. The UPFA will meet today to discuss the next political movement of the government.
Meanwhile, addressing a media conference, Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe says the UNP which speaks about democracy has threatened the media journalist to carry out their agenda.