SLFP MP Dallas Alahapperuma says that legal action will be instituted by next week against the delay of Local Government elections.
He was speaking at a public gathering held at Weligama in Matara.
Meanwhile Democratic Left Front leader and MP Wasudeva Nanayakkara stated that there is no requirement for the Joint Opposition to set up a new political party.
At the same time, MEP leader and MP Dinesh Gunawardana addressing a media conference held in Colombo today had this to say with regard to the new political party.
Kandy MP Keheliya Rambukwella made these comments with regard to the new political party.