TNA to hold talks with Gota: Sumanthiran

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The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) will hold talks with the presidential candidate of Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Gotabaya Rajapaksa shortly, a party official said today.

Jaffna District TNA Parliamentarian M.A.Sumanthiran told Daily Mirror yesterday that Mr. Rajapaksa had sought a meeting with him. Gotabhaya Rajapaksa will be accompanied by Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa and SLPP National Organiser Basil Rajapaksa.

Mr. Sumanthiran said the TNA had held talks with UNP candidate Sajith Premadasa and briefed him about the party’s position.

“We will inform him of our position. We want the constitution-making process to be taken forward. Also, we have a number of other issues such as the release of land and those held under the Prevention of Terrorism Act. We will look at Mr. Premadasa’s election manifesto and decide,” he said. (Kelum Bandara)

  Comments - 3

  • Kamal Thursday, 10 October 2019 10:22 AM

    Now for bayyas suddenly TNA will become the most patriotic party. Banana republic politics!

    Bhagawaan Thursday, 10 October 2019 05:52 PM

    TNA. Is the party that keep the country together. Always get together with the party in the south. That will not give the right to minority groups, cry everyday for minority groups and continue to hoodwinked. The people . LTTE did the same , Thank youTNA

    Lionel Friday, 11 October 2019 12:10 AM

    yeah right.....


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