The letter of resignation which was tendered to President Mahinda Rajapaksa by Veteran actress Parliamentarian Malini Fonseka has been declined.
According to Presidential Media Director Bandula Jayasekara a copy of Parliamentarian Malini Fonseka's letter of resignation had also been handed over
to the General Secretary of the parliament.
Subsequently the Elections Commissioner had also been notified in this regard.
According to politically informed sources Veteran Actress Malini Fonseka had opted to resign from her post in order to pave way for former Parliamentarian Ameer Ali to enter into parliament.
Incidentally Ali had contested the Eastern Provincial council during the recently held polls under the party banner of the Lanka Muslim Congress.