The maiden media briefing by the newly formed political party, Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna was held today at the Political office of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa in Battaramulla.
Former minister and Chairman of the new party Professor G.L. Peiris and former minister Basil Rajapaksa were present at the meeting.
Addressing the media, Prof G.L. Peiris said that the first 100 memberships have been reserved for parliamentarians.
Addressing the media, former minister Basil Rajapaksa said recruitment to the new party whose symbol is a flower bud, started yesterday.