Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka's main opposition forms a 15-member committee to compile manifesto for future elections
Sat, Jun 21, 2014, 09:15 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

June 21, Colombo: Sri Lanka's main opposition United National Party (UNP) has decided to appoint a committee to compile policies for the party to be set forth in the upcoming elections.

The committee will comprise 15 senior members of the party under the chairmanship of party leader Ranil Wickremasinghe.

The other members of the committee include UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayake, chairman of Leadership Council Karu Jayasuriya, Chairman Kabir Hashim, National Organizer Daya Gamage, MPs Joseph Michael Perera, Mangala Samaraweera, P. Harrison, Sajith Premadasa, Ranjith Madduma Bandara, Thalatha Atukorale, D.M. Swaminathan, Ruwan Wijewardena, Akila Viraj Kariyawasam and Gayantha Karunathilaka.

UNP sources say the committee has already held the preliminary discussions regarding the compiling of a policy manifesto targeting a regime change.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Lower court terminates case against MP Hirunika Premachandra and others as charged filed in High Court
-- [37 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's 'Battle for Solar Energy' to begin next month
-- [2 hours ago]
Taranjit Singh Sandhu next Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka
-- [3 hours ago]
69th WHO South East Asia regional committee session in Colombo from 5-9 September
Yoshitha Rajapaksa's grandmother summoned to court over property purchase
Report on Emerging Trends and New Opportunities in Sri Lanka's Insurance Industry
Transparency International Sri Lanka calls for response on 'Political Donations' allegation
SriLankan Airlines' flight schedule changes due to BIA runway work
Sri Lanka's Secretariat for Coordinating Reconciliation Mechanisms gets cabinet nod for its operations
Sri Lanka raises excise duty on diesel

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.