Sunday, 28 December 2014 - 10:39
Update: Opportunity to correct mistakes - says SLMC pledging support to Common Candidate
The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress has decided to support Common Candidate Maithreepala Sirisena in the forthcoming Presidential election.
Addressing a media briefing held in Colombo this morning, SLMC Leader Rauff Hakeem said the confidence his party kept with the president in order to support the 18th Amendment has now been lost.
He also said that he sent his resignation letter as the minister of justice to the President this morning.
However he further said that he has no idea to change the structure of the Provincial councils in which his party has representations including the Eastern PC at this juncture.
Update: Sunday, 28 December 2014 - 07:24 PM
SLMC to support Maithripala Sirisena; Rauf Hakeem
Sri Lanka Muslim Congress has decided to pledge their support to Common Candidate Maithripala Sirisena at the forthcoming Presidential election.
SLMC Leader Rauf Hakeem has also sent his letter of resignation from the post of Minister of Justice.