Per request by Mr. Ranil Wickramasinghe, Mr. Rajitha Senaratne and Mr. John Amarathunga have met President Maithreepala Sirisena on last Saturday (03) night.
When the President has unexpectedly appointed a new Prime Minister, the Budget report for 2019 by the Yahapalana Government was fixed with dates to be presented to the Parliament. Accordingly, the Budget report was just finalized.
Today (02) Speaker of Parliament Mr. Karu Jayasuriya has informed the Parliamentary members that if the President will not convene the Parliament on the coming 07, he will be acting on his own will to convene the Parliament.
Internal sources of the Joint Opposition inform that the supporters of Mr. Gotabhaya Rajapakshe have been devastated with the political game pulled by Mr. Basil Rajapakshe, the founder of the ‘Pohottu’ Party, for making Mr. Mahinda Rajapakshe as the Prime Minister using President Maithreepala Sirisena.
A senior member of the United National Party told with ‘Lanka News Web’ that a proposal to form a Probation Government based to the grounds of fulfilling the promises made to the public by abolishing the Rajapakshe rule in 2015, with appropriate conditions, has been recommended by several civil organizations.