Elections to be held in promised time – UNP


UNP and SLFP convened 2 media conferences today in Colombo.

While attending the UNP media briefing, the party’s General Secretary MP Kabeer Hashim stated that the General Election will be held in future as previously scheduled.

Meanwhile, SLFP media briefing was the first to be convened after appointing the new board of officials.

Expressing his views at the occasion, the party’s national organizer former Minister Susil Premajayantha stated that the National Executive Council has not received a mandate from the people.

Sushma Swaraj to Island

Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj anticipate to arrive in Sri Lanka on a two-day official visit on March 6 to pave way for Indian Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi's visit to Sri Lanka in mid-March, the Foreign Ministry officials stated.

Bribery grills MP Wasantha Perera

UPFA Parliamentarian Lakshman Wasantha Perera has been interrogated by the Bribery Commission (BC) short while ago over a new complaint made against him.