UPFA nomination was not given to former LTTE media spokesman Velaayudan Dayaanidi alias Dayaa Master.
Our news team inquired from Dayaa Master with regard to UPFA nomination not being given to him.
He said that he bows down to party decision.
Dayaa Master had earlier stated that he would contest for Northern Provincial council from the UPFA.
At a function held at the SLFP office in Jaffna on 19th instant, Dayaa Master had said that he would contest from the UPFA for serving the people of the North.
Our news team inquired from Mass Media and Information Minister Keheliya Rambukwella about the non-granting of UPFA nomination in spite of such a context.
The following was the Minister’s response.