Oct 09, 2019

SLFP decides to back Gota

The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) today (09) announced their decision to back Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the upcoming Presidential Election.
MP Nimal Siripala de Silva made the announcement during a media briefing at the SLFP headquarters this morning.
Meanwhile, Prof. Rohana Lakshman Piyadasa had been appointed as the Acting Chairman of the SLFP until the end of the Presidential Election.

Speaking to media, SLFP Spokesperson MP Weerakumara Dissanayake said that decision was taken during yesterday's SLFP Executive Committee meeting held by party leader President Maithripala Sirisena last night.