This appointment had been made by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. The coordination activities of the Mahara electorate will be handled under the supervision of Ranatunge.
Initiating the Mahara electorate election operations Arjuna Ranatunge said that Sajith Premadasa has been appointed as the presidential candidate with the approval of the people.
The Gampaha District co-leadership together with Ranatunge is John Amaratunge.
It is reported that Arjuna Ranatunge who had been disgruntled over Sajith Premadasa’s nomination, had met with the Prime Minister and resolved his issues.