UNP Parliamentarian Palitha Rangebandara states that he is following the footsteps of UNP leader Ranil Wickramasinghe.
He further stated that he will be following the statement of the party leader, who had stated that whenever the public is being oppressed to take to the streets.
MP Palitha Rangebandara made these statements while speaking at a press conference called by the United Bikkhu Front.
The United Bikkhu Front is scheduled to hold a protest on the 18th of this month at Hyde Park demanding the abolishment of the executive presidency.
MP Palitha Rangebandara further expressed the following views at the press conference in the following manner.
However, the acting general secretary the UNP Daya Pelpola said the United Bikkhu Front is not an official party of the UNP.
The UNP had decided to take disciplinary action against their public representatives who appear at political activities of other parties without party approval.