Saturday, 20 August 2016 - 18:55
S.B. Dissanayake makes a revelation on Dallas
Treasurer of SLFP Minister S.B. Dissanayake says that the party did not appoint MP Dallas Alahapperuma as its District Leader.
The Minister noted this while addressing the media, following a rally held in Kurunegala today.
He further noted that Dallas Alahapperuma took over the position of District Leader, from the strongest contender Minister Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena.
Minister S.B. Dissanayake also noted that the party did not appoint him to the position, and that this was an appointment they made on their own.
He also stressed on the fact that MP Dallas is a District Leader without a seat.
Meanwhile, UPFA General Secretary Minister Mahinda Amaraweera noted that the political secrets of any party member will be protected as long as he remains within his party.
He stated this before the media while participating in a media conference held to enlighten on the upcoming SLFP Convention.