General Secretary of the United National Party Thissa Attanayaka states that the UNP has had a reduction in the percentage of votes it has received during the election.
Speaking at a press conference held in Colombo today, he stated that the election cannot be considered a free and fair one.
Speaking at a press conference held in Kurunegala today, the leader of the Democratic Party Sarath Fonseka stated that his party has managed to obtain a successful start as a new political party during this election.
However, speaking at a press conference held in Colombo today, the general secretary of the JVP, Tilvin Silva stated that the rise of certain political parties is not a challenge to the JVP.
The United People’s Freedom Alliance also had convened a press conference today to express its views regarding the election.
Speaking at the press conference General Secretary of the UPFA Susil Premjayantha stated that the voters expressing their mandate in such a majority are ample proof that democracy has won.