A discussion between the President and a group of his supporters
A meeting between President Maithreepala Sirisena and a group of his supporters was held yesterday at former President Chandrika Kumaratunga’s residence.
A senior SLFP minister told our news team that former President Kumaratunga was also present at the meeting.
The prevailing political situation and the future of the SLFP have been discussed in the meeting.
Meanwhile, a media conference that had been convened this morning by members of several coalition political parties of the UPFA at the Opposition Leader’s Office was cancelled later.
MEP Leader Dinesh Gunawardana, Democratic Left Front Leader Wasudeva Nanayakkara, NFF leader Wimal Weerawansa and Pivituru Hela Urumaya leader Udaya Gammanpila were scheduled to participate in the cancelled media conference this morning.