Only 30 ministers in the new government; says Common candidate Maithripala.
The Common Candidate Maithreepala Sirisena says the number of ministerial portfolios in his future government will be limited to 30.
Common candidate Maithreepala Sirisena was speaking at a public rally held at Mawanella this afternoon.
Meanwhile Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe who met a group of personnel engaged in tourism industry at his office said the current government has crippled the industry.
At the same time, former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga rejected the allegations made by the government that a conspiracy was hatched in Singapore to topple the government.
Addressing a media conference held in Colombo to explain the decision by two UPFA Pradeshiya Sabha members of Mirigama and Attanagalla to support the common candidate, former President Kumaratunga had this to say.