Wednesday, 06 August 2014 - 12:58
Udaya Kumara who defected from NFF denied UPFA nominations
Former Uva Provincial Councilor W.A. Udaya Kumara who defected from NFF and joined SLFP was denied nominations by UPFA.
Later Udaya Kumara handed over nominations for the Moneragala district with an independent group.
Earlier NFF former MP Padma Udaya Shantha said his party would not contest under the UPFA ticket if his party defector Udaya Kumara is given nominations under the same ticket.
However after handing over his nominations as an independent candidate, Udaya Kumara told our news team he was denied nominations consequent to an agreement between UPFA and NFF.
However after handing over his nominations under UPFA ticket, former NFF MP Padma Udaya Shantha said he has no personal grudge with Udaya Kumara.