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UPFA finalises National list

2015-08-21 11:29:30
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The UPFA today finalised the party’s National List and sent it to the Elections Commissioner.

S.B. Dissanayake, Thilanga Sumathipala, Mahinda Samarasinghe, Lakshman Yapa Abeywardane and Vijith Vijayamuni Zoysa had made it to parliament through the list.

Sarath Amunugama, Malith Jayathilake, Dilan Perera, Angajan Ramanathan, Faizer Musthapa, A.H.M. Fowzie and M.L.A.M. Hizbullah were the rest of the National List MPs of the UPFA.


  Comments - 46

  • chams Friday, 21 August 2015 17:07

    This is ridiculous! Might as well cancel the national list concept if you want to revive candidates rejected by people.

    Reply : 6       327

    Bippity Boppity Boo Friday, 21 August 2015 17:16

    Agree. The UPFA list is crap. They should be given a good hoot and be left in the opposition.

    Reply : 3       207

    Upul Friday, 21 August 2015 17:40

    You are 200% correct. People rejected them for some reason, and they shouldnt be appointed again. Theruwan saranai ! ; andGod bless SRI LANKA.

    Reply : 1       121

    Rubert Friday, 21 August 2015 18:35

    Indeed. Prof GL, Prof Rajiva are Mahinda supporters and have been overlooked. This is pathetic.

    Reply : 60       41

    Raj Friday, 21 August 2015 17:09

    Why did they give national list slot for a politician like S.B. Dissanayake who was rejected by the people together with his son?

    Reply : 1       234

    Navin Friday, 21 August 2015 17:09

    A losers hostel

    Reply : 1       156

    Sampath Fernando Friday, 21 August 2015 17:09

    this is a shame decision. if they thought that they would loose, they could have been in the national list. like Mr. Dilan Perera did. every one who vote for UPLF, lost their faith. not only voters for UPLF but all voters should raise their voice for this decision in appointing defeaters. the constitution should amend to prevent this type of appointments. how part appoint MPs defeat at the people votes though national list. Pro. Wijesinghe and rest of list of other members should raise their voice.

    Reply : 1       104

    Mansoor Friday, 21 August 2015 17:10

    What ever the circumstances the losers should not be in the parliament. Thank god at least one party still follows the democracy principles. Hats off UNP

    Reply : 3       157

    kan Friday, 21 August 2015 17:12

    rejected by people and reinstated by a few, what a country.

    Reply : 1       137

    Amila Friday, 21 August 2015 17:15

    Mata hina yanawa...............................

    Reply : 0       98

    mark Friday, 21 August 2015 17:51

    Matath hina mung ta molayak neha. Hari ne Honda raja palakayage golayo

    Reply : 0       45

    Hiru Friday, 21 August 2015 17:17

    What about Prasanna Solangaarachchi, he work hard for President MY3

    Reply : 4       81

    surasena Friday, 21 August 2015 17:30

    And now they will demand Ministerial Portfolios: this is a country like no other.

    Reply : 0       59

    chaaminda weerkoon Friday, 21 August 2015 17:31

    what a shame for Sri Lankan Politics

    Reply : 0       58

    Giabao Friday, 21 August 2015 17:35

    where is "colomba haadaya" LOLwhat a joke MS camp has become to do these kind of bankrupt undemocratic things. I really appreciate UNP stance in this regard. Of course MS has no principles.

    Reply : 0       45

    TJ Friday, 21 August 2015 17:35

    What happened to Karu?

    Reply : 0       17

    Fassey Friday, 21 August 2015 17:37

    Hats off to PM for his policy of not taking the rejected lot through the national list. UPFA no policy and no quality.

    Reply : 0       49

    Besel Friday, 21 August 2015 17:38

    Missed Sarath Amunugama from the list

    Reply : 1       10

    Fathy Friday, 21 August 2015 17:39

    At least we cleaned the parliament a little by sending a few home... But they are back.. Disappointed

    Reply : 0       55

    Yapa Friday, 21 August 2015 17:41

    These rejects will soon appear in the cabinet.

    Reply : 0       42

    gayan Friday, 21 August 2015 17:44

    This is crap.. now u know where MY3 is leading the UPFA and SLFP. He is destroying the party.

    Reply : 1       35

    Chatura Friday, 21 August 2015 17:45

    At Last national list became a recycle bin

    Reply : 0       54

    The God Father Friday, 21 August 2015 17:45

    I vomited soon after I read this news.

    Reply : 0       60

    aney mage kata Friday, 21 August 2015 17:47

    This is scrap. Totally scrap all defeated means people rejected. UNP the best list all educated

    Reply : 1       45

    Hubert Friday, 21 August 2015 17:51

    we are the most unfortunate nation as we are continuing to see these ugly faces

    Reply : 0       46

    chamara Friday, 21 August 2015 17:53

    Is this democracy . How can you implement the good gavanance politican whos rejected by the people. This practic is not agreed with basic democary principle.

    Reply : 0       42

    clueless Friday, 21 August 2015 18:02

    Absolutely disgusting. Who was responsible for this? Old secretary or the new? Hats off to UNP on theirs

    Reply : 0       45

    patriot Friday, 21 August 2015 18:47

    Is the chairman of the party for the list, shame on UPFA.

    Reply : 0       25

    Johnna Friday, 21 August 2015 18:06

    WHERE ARE ALL THOSE PEOPLE TALKING ABOUT DEMOCRACY OF MY3, PEOPLE WHO PRAISED ABOUT HIS GREAT BOLD DEMOCRATIC DECISIONS?

    Reply : 0       41

    roger Friday, 21 August 2015 18:23

    My friend yes I agree with your comments, but the problem is the party CC needs them as it lacks off talented politicos with money

    Reply : 5       20

    patriot Friday, 21 August 2015 18:46

    MY3 is to be blamed for all this, rejected by people and bring these SHIT thru national list, I respect UNP more though I am not a fan.

    Reply : 1       31

    Aquarius Friday, 21 August 2015 18:30

    Voters sent them home but the party brings them back. What was the point in asking to vote only for the clean and the best?

    Reply : 0       42

    Chandrasiri Friday, 21 August 2015 18:32

    Why president brought SB who even lost his electorate by more than 10,000 votes

    Reply : 2       40

    surasena Friday, 21 August 2015 18:42

    Dear Dilan as you manged to hop to the parliament through the National List, the bottles of Poisson, in your closet, can be sent to Tissa and to GL. Make sure that works.

    Reply : 1       34

    garawi Friday, 21 August 2015 18:54

    This is a very good reason that we should go back to the pre 78 system!

    Reply : 0       22

    Patriot Friday, 21 August 2015 18:55

    How do people reject the candidates if they can come again thru national list, it seems the only option people have is bullet and not ballot.

    Reply : 0       35

    shantha gamlath Friday, 21 August 2015 18:57

    Timely need decision.

    Reply : 15       4

    patriot Friday, 21 August 2015 19:21

    We expect gentleman politician Mahinda Samarasinghe may not accept, if he accept, is also the same SHIT.

    Reply : 3       22

    Zuhrudeen mohamed Saturday, 22 August 2015 10:30

    What is the meaning of this candidates defeated and rejected by the voters are re erected by the national list.Then why an election was held? If this act is justified where and what is the justification towards those whose names were listed before the election.from the other side defeated candidates must understand that they are rejected by the people no.

    Reply : 0       0

    ranjith Chandrasekera Saturday, 22 August 2015 19:27

    None of the rejected candidates should be appointed through the national list. It is a joke when voters rejected them as unsuitable to be in the parliament.

    Reply : 0       2

    Badur Saturday, 22 August 2015 19:55

    DISGRACE via DM Android App

    Reply : 0       1

    Nihal Saturday, 22 August 2015 23:49

    Election in SriLanka is A festival of fools by fools to elect fools.

    Reply : 0       2

    Anonymous Sunday, 23 August 2015 10:39

    Why do we bring back morons like SB to power ..our parliament needs a cleanup..what a shame..is my3 becoming senile..we expect more from you !

    Reply : 0       1

    Dayawathie Sunday, 23 August 2015 11:23

    Is this yahapalanaya and did they get permission from Obama and Cameron to do it this way ?.

    Reply : 0       0

    Dayawathie Sunday, 23 August 2015 11:23

    Is this yahapalanaya and did they get permission from Obama and Cameron to do it this way ?.

    Reply : 0       0

    Abimana Thursday, 27 August 2015 10:44

    Try to take some educated people from the NL to develop this country.

    Reply : 0       0

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