Mar 26, 2019

4 SLFP MPs joined the government to be given ministerial portfolios! Featured

The United National Party has sent a letter to the President requesting ministerial portfolios for four SLFP MPs who joined the UNP, according to political sources.

Vijith Wijayamuni Soyza, Piyasena Gamage, Lakshman Seneviratne and A. H. M. Fowzie have been nominated, accordingly.

However, the President is yet to issue an official statement in this regard, reports Neth News.

The weekend national newspaper reported that the President has informed the UNP that he will not obstruct the move to create of a national government.

Thondaman too is to be a minister

Meanwhile, it is reported that the CWC has been invited by the National Party to join as a stakeholder to form the national government.

However, it is said that leader of the CWC Arumugam Thondaman has not yet expressed his consent to the proposal.