The Common Candidate Maithreepala Sirisena will be fielded for the forthcoming Presidential election under the New Democratic Front symbol Swan.
New Democratic Front General Secretary Shermila Perera deposited cash bonds on behalf of common candidate Maithreepala Sirisena at the Election Secretariat this afternoon.
After cash bonds were deposited along with a team of lawyers, MP and President Counsel Wijedasa Rajapakse expressed his views to the media.
Sarath Fonseka also contested the last Presidential election in 2010 under the New Democratic Front symbol Swan.
Meanwhile the common candidate participated in several decisive political meetings this morning.
The National Bhikku Council met common candidate Maithreepala Sirisena at his official residence this morning.
Later National Bhikku Council General Secretary Paahiyangala Ananda Sagara Thera told our news team his organization decided to support common candidate Maithreepala Sirisena as he agreed to the 15 proposals made by the Bhikku Council.
Later common candidate Maithreepala Sirisena participated in a media briefing organized by JHU.
The JHU announced its decision to support common candidate Maithreepala Sirisena in the forthcoming Presidential election during the media briefing.
JHU Leader Omalpe Sobhitha Thera and common candidate Maithreepala Sirisena signed a MoU with regard to the agreement between the two factions.
Later common candidate Maithreepala Sirisena also participated in a media conference convened by defected former UPFA Minister Navin Dissanayake at the Opposition Leader’s Office.
UNP National Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe also participated in this media briefing organized by MP Navin Dissanayake.
Meanwhile common candidate Maithreepala Sirisena participated in a public rally organized by the Organization of Citizen power held at Hyde Park grounds in the afternoon.
Update: Tuesday, 02 December 2014 - 07:14 PM
Common candidate deposits cash bonds under New Democratic Front symbol swan
The New Democratic Front deposited cash bonds on behalf of Common Candidate Maithreepala Sirisena today for the forthcoming Presidential election.
The New Democratic Front secretary deposited the cash bonds in the presence of MP Wijedasa Rajapakse and a group of lawyers.