The call by former Kaduwela mayor G.H. Buddhadasa came yesterday (25) afternoon at a media briefing convened by the organization.
Noting that the SLFP membership is being ignored by the SLPP, he asked the party leader to give the position to any of the many qualified persons.
Don’t let the SLFP suffer the same fate that befell the Mahajana Eksath Peramuna, he asked.
At the event attended by several SLFP electoral organizers, it was stressed that disciplinary action should be taken against party MPs who obtained the SLPP membership and that the SLFP should not ally with the SLPP at any future elections.
Following are the views expressed by some of them: