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::

* Left parties of Sri Lanka's ruling coalition seek an appointment with President to discuss national unity
Sun, Jul 13, 2014, 08:38 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 13, Colombo: Left parties of Sri Lanka's ruling coalition, United People's Freedom Alliance (UPFA) have sought an appointment with the President Mahinda Rajapaksa to discuss the national unity and good governance.

The left parties have also sought an appointment with Minister Maithripala Sirisena, the secretary of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP), the major constituent party of the ruling alliance for a discussion on the same issues.

The left parties in the government, Lanka Samasamaja Party (LSSP), Sri Lanka Communist Party (SLCP) and the New Left Front (NLF) that work in unison have sought this opportunity.

These parties have already expressed concerns regarding the communal violence that took place recently in Beruwala electorate, the need for seeking a political solution for the ethnic problem, corruption, violence and drug mafia etc.

Earlier the parties requested a meeting with Minister Sirisena for a discussion on the abolition of the executive presidency.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
President to deposit treasure items in Moragahakanda Kalu Ganga reservoir project tomorrow
-- [4 hours ago]
Pakistan national carrier confirms talks with SriLankan on leasing four A330s
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President instructs to raise VAT on tobacco and remove from private healthcare charges
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Navy seizes 156 kg of Kerala Cannabis abandoned on the northwestern coast
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lanka defense officials evaluate the status of land in North to accelerate resettlement of the displaced
-- [7 hours ago]
Government to purchase power from private producers
Sri Lanka PM criticizes print media for attempting bring 'thieves' back to power
Sri Lankan President requests politicians and public officials to build public's trust in government
Sri Lanka police arrest a man dressed in a burka at the airport
FCID clears former Ministry of Megapolis adviser of financial fraud allegations

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.