The TNA states that the discussions scheduled to be held between them and the SLMC did not take place due to unavoidable circumstances.
The meeting, scheduled to take place at 7pm at the TNA head office in Bambalapitiya did not take place as the SLMC leaders did not arrive for the meeting.
Subsequently the leader of the TNA, R. Sambandan had inquired from the general secretary of the SLMC Hasan Ali regarding the meeting.
Hasan Ali had stated that the leader of the SLMC Rauf Hakeem was engaged in a meeting with the President and that the meeting would take place as soon as Minister Hakeem has concluded the meeting with the president.
When our news team inquired from TNA member M. A. Sumandiran regarding this he stated that the SLMC representatives had not arrived till 12 midnight.
However, he stated both parties had come to an agreement to conduct discussions in a future date.