The People’s Freedom Movement states that the launch of their new party wasn’t solely based on competing for elections.
A representative of the movement Senadheera Gunathilaka stated that the party was launched in view of filling a void in Marxist Politics.
The People’s Freedom Movement was formed by members who represented the faction that split from JVP, and they renamed their faction Frontline Socialist Party.
Meanwhile, several Marxist Parties in support of the Government convened a press briefing in Colombo today.
Speaking at the press conference Senior Minister Professor Tissa Witharana stated that several factions that focus on toppling the Government are active islandwide.
Expressing further views in this concern Professor Tissa Witharana explained the activities of the faction that split from JVP.