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30 August 2019 05:35 am - 2     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The United National Party (UNP) hosted a group of foreign envoys residing in Colombo for dinner on Wednesday, ahead of its plan to announce the presidential candidate after forming the National Democratic Front (NDF), the Daily Mirror learns.

The dinner was hosted at the residence of Minister Ravi Karunanayake in Rajamalwatte Mawatha, off Parliament Road, Battaramulla.

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe also attended the dinner. Indian High Commissioner Taranjith Singh Sandhu was also present.

In addition to Mr. Karunanayake, Minister Rajitha Senaratne also participated.

The Canadian High Commissioner, Australian Ambassador and the ambassadors of some Scandinavian countries were also among the participants. (Nimala Kodithuwakku)

  Comments - 2

  • Anura Bandara Friday, 30 August 2019 02:00 PM

    Why? They are the people who are going to vote at the Election? Host the Voters to a Dinner .Not those fat cats who are waiting to harm our country.

    Dil Perera Friday, 30 August 2019 06:11 PM

    Well said. But that is all what they ahve been doing since January 08, 2015!

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