Opposition Party leaders meet in City hotel
A meeting at which Opposition Party leaders participated was held at a hotel in Colombo recently, to discuss strategies to address the present economic crisis.
This meeting initiated by TNA MP M.A.Sumanthiran was attended by a group led by representatives of the Samagi Jana Balavegaya (SJB). Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa, United National Party (UNP) Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe, Rauff Hakeem, Rishard Bathiudeen, Mano Ganesan, Kabeer Hashim,
Harsha De Silva and Eran Wickremaratne joined in the discussions together with Dr. Harini Amarasuriya representing the Janatha Vimuthi Peramuna (JVP) via Zoom technology. Although security officers had been sent ahead, informing the organizers that former President Maithripala Sirisena would be arriving, he did not show up and it is reported that he is due to join in a similar upcoming meeting. Information regarding this discussion was not revealed to the media and the facts that were subject to discussion were not reported either.It is known that Ranil Wickremesinghe and Sajith Premadasa had not spoken to each other.