Tuesday, 30 December 2014 - 13:03
TNA to fully support Common Candidate Maithree: Nawa Sihala Urumaya pledge support to the President.
TNA has decided to support the Common Candidate Maithreepala Sirisena at the upcoming Presidential election.
While joining a media briefing held in Colombo this morning, Party leader MP R. Sambandan stated that they have high expectations regarding a Maithree regime.
He added that they hope to get the issues of the Tamil people resolved without hindering the country.
The main aim is to establish democracy in the country.
However, he reiterated that they have not reached any agreement with the Common Candidate Maithreepala Sirisena regarding a political solution or removal of army troops from the north.
Joining the same media briefing, MP M. Sumandiram expressed his views regarding the matter.
Meanwhile, the leader of Nawa Sihala Urumaya Sarath Mana-mendra said that the party has decided to support President Mahinda Rajapaksa.