Opposition leader Ranil Wickremesinghe states that the battle against the government would be waged by the amalgamated opposition on the 1st of May, during the May Day rally which has been slated to commence from Jaffna.
The comment by the opposition leader was echoed during a function which was held to present 28 newly appointed party organisers with their appointments.
Here it was mentioned by the opposition leader that the battle waged against the government would span from the North to the South.
Ranil Wickramasinghe also noted that Sri Lanka was in possession of a much more potent missile than the Agni missile which was test fired by India recently.
However UNP MP Karu Jayasuriya was not present during today's function.