Wednesday, 22nd September 2021

Akila Viraj Kariyawasam: Post meeting with PM UNP seniors agree to work together

Colombo, Aug 31 (BAN/ AD): Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam has said that after meeting with PM Ranil UNP leaders have been able to come to one opinion after ending all conflicts. The meeting with PM happened on Aug 30 at the Temple Trees.

The Minister said the senior members of the party have agreed to work together to protect the unity of the party. Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said senior leaders discussed with the Prime Minister on working together without any rifts to bring victory to the party’s candidate at the upcoming presidential election. He said they discussed on selecting a presidential candidate with every one’s consensus.

Also after meeting Sports Minister Harin Fernando told PM Ranil has never told he would not select UNP Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa as the candidate for the presidential election.

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