Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that ‘Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna’ has asked the Joint Opposition to meet for a discussion.
The former President said this whilst responding to queries journalists raised at the Welikada prison after he visited Tiran Alles who was remanded yesterday.
Former Minister Professor G. L. Peiris has been appointed as the chairman of the ‘Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna’, this has been communicated to the Election Commission Chairman. The party symbol is flower bud.
‘Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna’ Secretary Attorney-at-law Sagara Kariyawasam said that the party hoped to contest at the upcoming local government election and other elections.