The issuance of the cards will begin on October 20 at UNP Party Headquarters, Sirikotha under the patronage of leader of the party Ranil Wickremesinghe. The event has been organized to coincide with the birth anniversary of the first Prime Minister of Sri Lanka the late D. S. Senanayake.
These digital party membership cards are being issued as another step of the membership promotion programme.
The UNP says it will be the first political party in Sri Lanka to issue digital membership cards.
The General Secretary of the Party, Palitha Range Bandara said that a programme to recruit new members from Dondra Head to Point Pedro will be launched simultaneously.