Colombo, Oct 10 (BAN/ AD): Sajith Premadasa United National Party (UNP) leader was unanimously endorsed on Friday as the presidential candidate of the United National Front led by the UNP at a special UNP convention.
Under the patronage of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe special convention of the United National Party was held at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium. Chairman of the United National Party Minister Kabir Hashim welcomed everyone and praised the supporters and activists who have come forward to protect the party.
“This is the strength of the party. The United National Party has the necessary strength and courage. They have always been victorious of self-trust. He said that their party leader Ranil Wickremesinghe had made a dedication to take this victorious decision. He had made many sacrifices in his life. Everyone should pay their respect to him for taking the correct decision at the right time.” Said Minister Hashim.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe approved Sajith Premadasa as the Presidential candidate of the United National Front.