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We'll function as main opposition: TNA

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Selvam Adaikkalanathan, who was elected to parliament on the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) ticket said today his party intended to function as the main opposition in parliament.

He said the two main parties had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on forming a national unity government and therefore his party would be eligible to be the main opposition.

The TNA won 16 seats in parliament from the electoral districts in the North and East. (Romesh Madusanka)

 

  Comments - 6

  • Sanga Monday, 24 August 2015 08:59 AM

    Yes! This is what the majority voted for........ LOL

    SL-wala Monday, 24 August 2015 10:44 AM

    TNA is just dreaming but it will never, ever happen.

    Ramola Monday, 24 August 2015 01:38 PM

    Well done, new government of Sri Lanka!

    Teena Monday, 24 August 2015 04:34 PM

    After polling less than 600,000 votes out of 11,000,000, dreaming to become the main opposition. You must be joking or dreaming.

    neely Tuesday, 25 August 2015 12:36 AM

    There will not be a TNA after few years when Tamil civilian realized what this is for the moment you can sit on the 16 seats

    Tomsam Tuesday, 25 August 2015 06:59 AM

    You will sure to see the best of what TNA will do the otherwise sinking island.


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