People have already decided about the next President; a statement from UPFA.
The UPFA convened a media briefing this afternoon in Colombo to announce the decisions about the Presidential election.
Addressing the media, UPFA General Secretary Minister Susil Premajayantha said that the UPFA working committee decided yesterday to field Mahinda Rajapaksa as its presidential candidate.
When Journalists questioned about the possibility to name Minister Maithreepala Sirisena as common candidate, NFF Leader Minister Wimal Weerawansa and UPFA General Secretary and Minister Susil Premajayantha had this to say.
Minister Wimal Weerawansa said whoever would be the common candidate; President Mahinda Rajapaksa has been elected as the next President.