Video: SLFP not in favour of unity Govt: Susil

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SLFP National Organiser Susil Prmajantha said they were against the national government or unity government concept and expressed confidence in a UPFA victory at the general elections.

The party also condemned the NPC resolution calling for an international probe into alleged war crimes and 'genocide' during the last stages of the armed conflict.

Mr. Premajayantha said the use of the word genocide was not acceptable.

"This is a time of reconciliation. We have rehabilitated 11,000 cadres. If there was genocide, this wouldn't have happened,” he said.

Mr. Premajayantha said candidates will be screened by the nominations board before selecting them to contest the general election.

He said they would consider the wishes of people when selecting the candidates.(Video & text by Lahiru Pothmulla)

  Comments - 27

  • Citizen Monday, 16 February 2015 02:58 PM

    Also all kinds of Bala Senas totally faraway

    mohamed Monday, 16 February 2015 09:38 PM

    yes mr susil we know how your goverment ruled this country last five years all cruppts doing by your excellency presiden mr mahida he think this country is belongs to his family thats why he keep all his family members in high position the people of Sri Lanka know about that but you and your ministers doest know that because you are baby? we will see in next elections how many members will go to parliment from SLFP make sure your are not there

    Prasanna Monday, 16 February 2015 09:48 PM

    Forget about Party politics and start working for people. Enough UPFA looted our country.All should help a united UNP/ JVP/ JHU coalition to come into power.

    Veda-mama Monday, 16 February 2015 03:32 PM

    Why are you so reluctant to work together to develop the country that has been destroyed by a monetary cyclone???

    Prince Monday, 16 February 2015 03:33 PM

    MS came to power for a National Government, Susil P of his party is against.

    jayasingha Monday, 16 February 2015 11:31 PM

    Sirisena is now compelled reluctantly to go for a national govt as he could not achieve the expected crossovers from the SLFP before or after the election. He is now leading a minority UNP govt: as the SLFP leader, though he contested from a a different party against the incumbent president of the country who was also the president of the SLFP. He must now realize that it is the expectations of the SLFPers to form their own govt after the next General election. He must put his effort behind the party. He is morally and politically obliged to do so. He cannot go for a national govt just to satisfy the UNP his temporary allies. Remember over 5 mln SLFP votes are with MR which were against MS and UNP.

    Nimal Tuesday, 17 February 2015 04:27 PM

    This will worse regime than that of MR

    Voter Monday, 16 February 2015 03:50 PM

    Bring back Mahinda then UPFA will win

    Lakshman DeSilva Monday, 16 February 2015 03:51 PM

    The plan of the National government is to rule forever by the UNP to collar the largest party the SLFP.As a memebe of the SLFP proposed by Madam Bandaranaike and seconded by Ratnsiri Wickramamnaika, I wholly protest this national Government trick.SLFP can always win single handed without the UNPMaitripala Sirisena power hungry, joined forces with the defeatred UNP ans the opposition to become The President of Sri Lanka and made the whole cabinet majority with UNP people and some non members of parliment.If the SLFP goes alone the next Parlimentary election can be theirs.Sirisena came to power on many allegations of corruption and family bandism ( nepotism) Well, corruotion during the post 1977 UNP was greater

    Lokka Monday, 16 February 2015 04:04 PM

    Yes, if UPFA want to win rhetoric next election, pl. keep away the 2 Silva -duminda and Nimal.

    Prince Monday, 16 February 2015 04:28 PM

    Nobel Prize Winner - Crook of the century

    Cobra Tuesday, 17 February 2015 09:27 AM

    But Susil is not the SLFP!!!

    gamunu Monday, 16 February 2015 05:18 PM

    Agreed whole heartedly.

    Hubert Monday, 16 February 2015 12:56 PM

    Go to hell

    Bala Monday, 16 February 2015 01:00 PM

    Yes if you want to have a chance to win keep Silvas Dum

    Hubert Monday, 16 February 2015 01:07 PM

    Go to hell

    Desmond Jeromme Tuesday, 17 February 2015 06:04 AM

    Yes Prince, MR should be named as the No. 1 - INTERNATIONAL CROOK.

    Senator Tuesday, 17 February 2015 02:24 PM

    The SLFP was in a right position to govern the country in the most amicable way,but it lost it way in time and even the public which voted for the party are not interested in their come back.

    Horri Jimonis Tuesday, 17 February 2015 06:18 AM

    Is this funny guy talking with sense of is he intoxicated.

    Premalal Monday, 16 February 2015 01:53 PM

    It looks like Ranil and the UNP are sleep walking to defeat.

    TONY Tuesday, 17 February 2015 11:06 AM


    siribiris Monday, 16 February 2015 02:32 PM

    W have a good taste of your food during last 10 years. Enough is enough. Even poor Rambutan sellers were not left along.

    OMG Monday, 16 February 2015 02:35 PM

    Just because the Germans at present kiss the feet of the Jews, it does not mean they did not do a genocide during WW2.

    Nihal B D Monday, 16 February 2015 02:48 PM

    People like you will keep this country divided on political party lines forever.

    kuthbuddin Monday, 16 February 2015 02:50 PM

    this clearly shows that the politician of this country are not for the people it is for their party well being.what i think is that as people are the most powerful force we as public of this country should propose system of political reforms to the parliament which should be accepted.and after that the general election can continue.

    TONY Monday, 16 February 2015 09:09 PM


    OnlyChance Monday, 16 February 2015 02:52 PM

    Only MR will stand a chance against RW under these circumstances.

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