General Secretary of the All Ceylon People’s Congress Y.L.S. Hameed has been temporarily removed from his post.
Addressing a media briefing held in Colombo today, the Leader of the Congress MP Rishard Badiudeen stated that the relevant General Secretary has requested for a MP seat in the national list.
However, the party named M.H.M. Nawaawi for the post.
Later, Y.L.S. Hameed who served as the General Secretary has made statements criticizing party leader Rishard Badiudeen and the party.
In response, the party’s Supreme Council took measures to remove him from the post.
In addition, Doctor A.L. Sajahan has been appointed as the Acting General Secretary of the party.