UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayaka reiterated that party deputy leader Sajith Premadasa had obtained permission to abstain from participating in the joint opposition May Day Rally held in Jaffna.
However UNP Deputy Party Head Sajith Premadasa, joining a function in Colombo stated that he did not obtain permission to participate in the Premadasa Commemoration Ceremony.
However UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayaka stated today at a press briefing, that Sajith Premadasa obtained permission on March 15th at the National May Day Committee.
However the Lawyers Association of the UNP had called a press conference today in Colombo. The chairman of the Lawyers Association Upul Jayasuriya stated that the UNP working committee is consisted of ‘yes men’.
However, the UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayaka stated that the decision to hold the May Day Rally in Jaffna was decided by the working committee of the UNP unanimously.