Minister Jayarathna Herath says that President Mahinda Rajapaksa would consider few aspects when awarding the Chief Ministerial post of the North Western Province.
The Minister expressed these views at a meeting held in Kurunegala yesterday.
Meanwhile, parties representing the Socialist People’s Front who are contesting independent from the UPFA held a rally in Hatton yesterday.
Minister Wasudewa Nanayakkara who represents the Democratic Leftist Front stated that it is the duty of the Leftist parties to ensure the existence of provincial councils.
Meanwhile, Minister Nimal Siripala De Silva speaking at a meeting in Yatinuwara expressed these views.