Friday, 03 July 2015 - 19:44
Chandrika Bandaranayaka is ready to form a government with UNP after election
Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga said that SLFP has not taken a decision to give nominations to former President Mahinda Rajapaksa despite such a decision said to be taken by UPFA.
Speaking to journalists at a ceremony held in Matale, former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga said SLFP has already decided not to give nominations to former President Rajapaksa.
However, on a previous occasion, former President Kumaratunga’s Coordinating Secretary P. Dissanayake stated that former President Chandrika Kumaratunga would also contest the General Election if former President Mahinda Rajapaksa is given SLFP nominations.
Former president Kumaratunga also said that UNP and SLFP would rule the country in unison after the next election.