British Asia News Network
Sri Lanka: The (SLPP) Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna today categorically denied reports of giving nominations to Dan Priyasad and Mahason Balakaya leader Amith Weerasinghe.
The SLPP tweeted, “We categorically deny reports fueled by the UNP stating that nominations were given to Dan Priyasad and Amith Weerasinghe from the SLPP. The nomination board has not yet begun accepting applications nor have they made a final decision on the candidates,”
They went on to say, “We request the public not to be duped by false claims geared towards tarnishing Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa’s name and the party”.