It is a strategic move: MR

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MP Wimal Weerawansa’s request that five members of the National Freedom Front (NFF) would function separately in Parliament was a strategy, former president Mahinda Rajapaksa said yesterday.

Addressing the media at the launch of the National Assets Protection Centre, Mr. Rajapaksa said members of the NFF would remain as members of the joint opposition even though they would no longer be a part of the United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA).

“At a point we all will get together. We are working according to a certain plan. We cannot reveal those tactics in public,” he said. (Kalathma Jayawardhane)

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  • ceylon Friday, 24 February 2017 10:54 AM

    helps ate not coming as promised .now liarcheater weerawansa is along.he is looking for escape lanes from jail. via DM Android App

    Dinosaur Sunday, 26 February 2017 03:44 PM

    Nothing is more strategic than your call for early election on 8th Jan 2o15. LOL via DM Android App

    Leo Friday, 24 February 2017 12:33 PM

    The tactic is to come to power by hook or by crook and loot the little you left behind. via DM Android App

    Ajith Friday, 24 February 2017 12:53 PM

    This is a western conspiracy to distance Wimal from MR. Ha ha has.

    ravin Friday, 24 February 2017 01:17 PM

    every move is strategic until it boomerang.

    KJ Friday, 24 February 2017 01:23 PM

    I am certain any "tactical moves" that your team plan and makes is not for the sake and good of our country but otherwise.. I would urge you to work together as this is an ultimate moment for SL and we will never able to do this again..please.. please..

    ananda Friday, 24 February 2017 02:21 PM

    MR is the main culprit who encouraged him to rob left right & centre. via DM Android App

    PROBONO Friday, 24 February 2017 02:23 PM

    The tactic none other than getting the JO numbers increased in all party committees such as constitutional amendments etc.Api nodanna tactics of MR


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