Video: UPFA aspirations burst in the North West

Friday, 11 October 2013 - 19:40

Video%3A+UPFA+aspirations+burst+in+the+North+West

North Western Provincial Councilor Indrani Dasanayake charges that Dharmasiri Dasanayake who elected to the Council’s chairman position today violated the collective party decision.

 

In a secret vote taking held at the inaugural meeting of the Council today, government proposed member Indrani Dasanayake was defeated by another UPFA member Dharmasiri Dasanayake who obtained 8 majority votes against Indrani.

 

The Council had to hold secret votes to elect the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman after the UNP proposed names of UPFA members for both positions.

 

UPFA General Secretary Minister Susil Premajayantha announced the names of those who be appointed to the other positions of the Central and North Western PCs after the members’ sworn-in ceremony held recently at the Presidential Secretariat.

 

Accordingly, Indrani Dasanayake had been picked up to be appointed as the Chairman of the North Western PC.

  

However, after the inauguration of the Council today, Chief Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera proposed Indrani Dasanayake’s name to the Chairman post.

 

Challenging Dayasiri’s proposal, UNP member S.M. Perera proposed another UPFA member Dharmasiri Dasanayake’s name to the same post.

 

Later Chief Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera asked Councilor Dharmasiri Dasanayake to reject the proposal but he denied the Chief Minister’s demand.

   

Meanwhile during a secret vote taking, government proposed R.D. Wimaladasa obtained 35 votes against his UNP proposed rival Sisira Kumara Abeysinghe and grabbed the deputy chairman’s position.




Friday, 10 July 2020 - 23:04

22 million cash bonanza, to celebrate the 22nd anniversary of Hiru – the highest cash bonanza through a TV channel -"22 years for Hiru, 22 Millionaires... Read More

Sajith and Ranil are clashing unable to share the green colour (video)
Friday, 10 July 2020 - 23:08

Former UNP parliamentarian Hesha Withanage stated that it is a foolish statement made by the UNP general secretary to say that the green color belongs... Read More

Law will be strictly enforced against false propaganda on social media regarding Covid infected patients
Friday, 10 July 2020 - 22:35

The Police Media Spokesman stated that the law will be strictly enforced against those who make false propaganda on social media that coronavirus infected... Read More