BREAKING NEWS: "Dissolve Parliament!"- MR tells govt.

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa today called on the government to dissolve Parliament immediately and hold a General Election.

It is the solution to address the issue of prevailing political instability in the county, he further said.

He expressed these views in a special news conference which is being held at the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) headquarters at Nelum Mawatha, Battaramulla. 

Earlier it was reported that the President has invited him for the post of Prime Minister, but later on it was clear that news is baseless. According to reliable sources in hand, with the special meeting held yesterday evening between the President and Prime Minister, they have planned to continue the colliation government till 2020, upon the mandate they were giver by people in 2015 general elections. 

- Amali Jayaweera - Pix by Ajith Senevirathne

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