SLFP MP Mahindananda Aluthgamage, who was sacked from his post of party organiser for Nawalapitiya, said today they would set up a broad alliance against the government and pointed out that even the JVP could join them.
He said they would focus on defeating the yahapalanaya government by contesting the upcoming local government elections from this alliance.
“We have still not decided about the name and the symbol of the new alliance but we will definitively form one. We will contest the upcoming elections from this alliance which will be backed by the joint opposition. We invite all parties and groups including the JVP to join us and defeat this government,” he told Daily Mirror.
The MP said seven SLFP organisers, who were senior politicians with a large voter base, were removed by the party leadership for not joining the UNP-SLFP ‘yahapalana’ government and highlighted the fact that the SLFP was not given a mandate to form a government with the UNP.
“We are the ones who follow the real SLFP policies and values today. I have been replaced with a former UNP activist for Nawalapitiya. The SLFP has no future anymore,” he said. (Lahiru Pothmulla)
Kalu Mathaya Sagodaraya Friday, 13 October 2017 07:36 PM
Are you mad Mahinananda, we JVP supporters will never join with robbers.
Rathu Putha - Manik Friday, 13 October 2017 07:41 PM
We are not prepared to join with the looters who robbed our country (mother lanka) in billions.
kumar Saturday, 14 October 2017 04:27 PM
Rathu Ali putha ?
Kris Amarasinghe Friday, 13 October 2017 07:45 PM
Hay we got to know that you paid (Rs. 3,000/-) per head in Nawalapitiya with a bottle of Gal Arrack to join with you to combat Yahapalanaya govt. and to get more JVP boys, correct. No one is prepared to join with you putha.
M. Mathaya Friday, 13 October 2017 07:48 PM
Even if you worship our Leader Anura Kumara with a bunch of flowers millions of cash, we will never join you Aluthgamage, bet?
DM. Dharmasena Friday, 13 October 2017 07:49 PM
This fellow already predicted the defeat of their rubbish party.... and now going with begging bowl.
Dinesh Ramanayake Friday, 13 October 2017 07:52 PM
Yes, we know pretty well without JVP, you will never come to power again, but - with conditions, you guys will have to adhere all the commands what our Leader Anura says, and he will be the leader of the party and you all should be like puppies only. Agree ?
New party Friday, 13 October 2017 07:52 PM
To accept your invitation whats the speciality you people have. Can we make money and buy lot of properties like you. via DM Android App
Justin Friday, 13 October 2017 08:15 PM
Almost all the politicians are corrupt or known to abuse power. So nothing wrong in his call to form a new alliance.
Kithsiri Friday, 13 October 2017 08:18 PM
JVP was only supporting the misrule of yahapalanaya
Arjunan Friday, 13 October 2017 08:22 PM
This new alliance must put in writing that they would not tolerate communalism under any circumstance.
Sofia Friday, 13 October 2017 09:58 PM
That will be the day - communalism and religion are their only catchwords.
H.M. Soyza Friday, 13 October 2017 08:29 PM
I am a strong supporter of JVP, even my dog will not join with you or your dam party. get lost.
PinkPanther Friday, 13 October 2017 08:44 PM
The JVP is a party that the least corrupt in Sri Lanka political landscape. The JVP will be the last party to join this corrupt 10% party headed internationally renowned by Mr. 10%.
CLEAN HAND. Friday, 13 October 2017 08:44 PM
TRYING TO SHARE THE MUD WITH A EVER CLEAN HANDED PARTY via DM Android App
Garawi Friday, 13 October 2017 10:26 PM
How about a "Pohottu Gotta" for a name ?
ceylon Friday, 13 October 2017 10:26 PM
even without invitation jvp come.its the number one murderous party in lanka.they like killers and theives. via DM Android App
janaka Friday, 13 October 2017 10:40 PM
Day dreaming to rob again joing with JVP. JVP will never ever tollerate you Robbers and your KING
You are the ones who spoiled the SLFP and the government with your criminal and corrupt activities.
sanju Saturday, 14 October 2017 12:14 PM
UNP / SLFP !! There is no difference anymore as regards to hollow promises and rampant corruption. Just that the UNP/ Yahapalana chaps are incapable unsuccessful administrators and the last regime are dangerous vicious thugs.
Sambo Saturday, 14 October 2017 12:46 PM
The biggest obstacle to Sri Lanka's development is religion and un education. Resolve these and the country will develop while watching..
Nalin Saturday, 14 October 2017 12:51 PM
These bunch of robbers it seems have become desperate. They know that at ground level the JVP are very good organizers unlike Wimal Weere and the other "Three Wheel" parties with whom they have surrounded themselves. The JVP I very much doubt will stoop down to their level.
nazrey Saturday, 14 October 2017 01:08 PM
If that happens, definitely a sign of dooms day
dulan Sunday, 15 October 2017 09:34 AM
Should this man not be in Jail?
Wise Donkey Sunday, 15 October 2017 09:42 AM
Who will take this stinking garbage?
Nimal Sunday, 15 October 2017 10:28 PM
They have no room for likes of him.JVP only deal with honest people.
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