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::

* UNP MP Sajith Premadasa to participate in campaigning for Uva PC election from tomorrow
Sun, Aug 31, 2014, 08:04 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 31, Colombo: Sri Lanka's main opposition United National Party (UNP) Hambantota district parliamentarian Sajith Premadasa has promised to take part in the party's election campaign for the Uva Provincial Council from tomorrow.

UNP sources say that the MP has delivered his consent to participate in the election campaign to the party leader Ranil Wickremasinghe.

Premadasa is expected to participate in the UNP public rallies in Moneragala district from tomorrow.

Meanwhile, UNP sources say that the vacant Deputy Leader position of the party is most likely to be given to MP Sajith Premadasa within a few weeks. However, a section of the party is reportedly against the move by the party leader.

Party leader Ranil Wickremasinghe is in a bid to reunite and strengthen the party to be a formidable challenge to President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the next presidential election.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Regional Consular Office of Foreign Ministry to be opened in Jaffna
-- [0 minutes ago]
Taranjit Singh Sandhu assumes duties as new Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka
-- [13 minutes ago]
New envoys of four nations present credentials to Sri Lankan President
-- [26 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan Prime Minister highlights migrant workers' issues at Abu Dhabi Dialogue
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lanka earns a profit of Rs 1.2 billion from fish exports in 2016
-- [7 hours ago]
Debate on the Central Bank bond issue in parliament today
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka MP Wimal Weerawansa's remand extended until February 7
-- [8 hours ago]
State Minister emphasizes the need to change laws and attitudes to uplift livelihoods of fisherman and the industry
-- [8 hours ago]
Dry weather conditions impair Sri Lanka's Maha cereal output significantly this year - FAO
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Bank of Ceylon surpasses one Trillion mark, three years in a row

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.