MP Harshana Rajakaruna said that a broad alliance led by The United National Party will be formed for the fourth coming presidential election. Signing for the alliance will take place on the 5th of next month at Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium in Colombo. During a media briefing in Colombo today he said that not only the UNP, all parties of the United National front but also the people who supported Rajapakshas, several parties and a group from Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna will join the alliance.
- The Director of Forest Conservation says he will not allow to cut trees at wiipattu – Kallaru forest reserve.
- People affected by natural disaster will be paid compensation through government insurance cover.