Minister Wimal comes to an agreement with the Alliance again.-Video
The NFF which decided earlier to contest alone for the Uva Provincial Council election has now come to an agreement with the Alliance again.
However NFF handed over its nominations for the Badulla district under its own election symbol “Panchayudhaya” this afternoon.
NFF former MP Padma Udaya Shantha first said his party would not contest under the UPFA ticket if NFF defected Provincial Councilor W.A. Udaya Kumara is given nomination to contest the Uva Provincial Council under the UPFA ticket.
Later NFF Leader and Minister Wimal Weerawansa told a media briefing in Colombo on the 29th of last month that his party would contest alone for the Uva Provincial Council election.
However a meeting between Minister Wimal Weerawansa and several senior UPFA ministers was held last evening.
It is reported that the yesterday’s discussion was centered on the implementation of the 12 proposals by the NFF.
Accordingly, the NFF has received a letter from the UPFA