Friday, 24th September 2021

Maithripala Sirisena : Not decided on re contesting for presidency

New Delhi, May 31 (BAN/ AD): Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said on Friday (May 31) has said that he has not yet decided on contesting for a second term. The president elections are due by year end.

He said this while addressing a press conference in New Delhi. He said “I am not in a hurry to decide whether to stand.” Sirisena has faced criticism over his leadership after a string of deadly suicide bombings killed more than 250 people in the island nation on Apr 21.

 

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