The duo attended public rallies of the SLPP, led by Prof. G.L. Peiris, yesterday.
One of the rallies was held in Kegalle, where Herath accused the present regime of being the worst corrupt administration ever, and said he would be committed for its toppling and for the victory of the SLPP.
As he got on to the stage, Mahinda Rajapaksa warmly welcomed him, and he described the ex-president as the leader who served the Sinhala, Tamil and Muslim communities.
On the same day, Ratnapura district MP Jayasekara was in the SLPP stage at a public rally in Pelmadulla.