Several MPs including Opposition Leader boycott Working Committee meeting

Thursday, 30 January 2020 - 14:10


MP Ajith P. Perera, Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka, former Minister Imtiaz Bakeer Marker and Mayor of Colombo Rosie Senanayake have been removed from the UNP Working Committee.

Sources close to the Opposition Leader said that a group of 35 UNP MPs including the Leader of the Opposition Sajith Premadasa have taken a decision to boycott the Working Committee meeting scheduled to be held this afternoon.

The term of the UNP Working Committee expired on December 31st and the first working committee meeting of the year constituting the new members is scheduled to be held at Sirikotha today at 3.00 pm.