Dec 26, Colombo: A group of prominent UNP activists in the Kelaniya electorate met President Maithripala Sirisena today (26) at the President's Official Residence and joined the SLFP.
They assured their fullest support for the program carried out by the President for the betterment of the country, President's Media Division said.
The former members of Kelaniya local government Kanishka Samarasinghe, Norbert Perera and a former member of the Peliyagoda Urban Council Lakshman Perera were among the group of activists who joined the SLFP today.
The Chief Incumbent of the Peliyagoda Rohana Viharaya Ven. Urapola Pemasiri Nayaka Thero and the SLFP Chief Organizer for Kelaniya electorate Thilak Waragoda also participated in this occasion.
Meanwhile Mr. Mohammad Ismile Mohammad Shafi, who was appointed as a SLFP Organizer for Kandy District received his letter of appointment from President Sirisena today (26) at the President's Official Residence.