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* TNA & JVP meet to discuss how to work together to address present political crisis
Mon, Nov 5, 2018, 08:59 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Nov 05, Colombo: Leader of Sri Lanka Marxist party, Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Kumara Dissanayake today met Leader of main Tamil party, Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and Opposition R. Sampanthan at his office in Colombo for crucial talks on the current political situation.

The two parties discussed how they could work together to address the present political crisis, which the JVP termed as a political conspiracy.

TNA Parliamentarian MA Sumanthiran also participated in the discussions while JVP MP Bimal Ratnayake and Political Bureau Member KD. Lal Kantha were also present.

The JVP has stated that they will not vote in favor of either of the two prime ministers in parliament but will vote to defeat the political conspiracy by the UPFA government.

The TNA leader has said that the appointment of a new prime minister is a violation of the Constitution and they will support the no-confidence motion against the new Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa.

 

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