Sep 27, 2020

SJB to come under leadership council

General Secretary of the Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) - Ranjith Maddumabandara says that all the stakeholder parties of the SJB  will form a new political alliance called the 'Samagi Sandanaya'.

It is said that this political alliance would be governed by a leadership council.

Maddumabandara has further noted that the leader of the new alliance is Sajith Premadasa.

The main member parties of the alliance are the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress, Sihala Urumaya, the All Ceylon Muslim Congress and the Tamil Progressive Front are among the main stakeholders.

Maddumabandara also said that even the UNP could also seek membership if needed.

Although the new political alliance was soon formed, the SJB is to remain as its main stakeholder party.