UNP-led alliance will formally launch next Monday: Sajith

Sajith Premadasa is likely to drop the NDF tag and try a new name

ECONOMYNEXT – The signing of the agreement between the constituent parties of the UNP – led Samagi Jana Balawegaya will take place on March 2 at Nelum Pokuna, Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa said .

He said that the new alliance will be officially launched on the same day after the signing of the agreement.

Premadasa also said that the Tamil Progressive Alliance led by Mano Ganesan had decided to officially join the alliance.

Tamil Progressive Alliance consists of three parties namely, Kandurata Janatha Peramuna, Worker’s National Front and Democratic People’s Front.

Premadasa also said that he and Alliance General Secretary Ranjith Madduma Bandara met the UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday and invited him to attend the event on March 2.

-Reported by Imesh Ranasinghe