President agrees to form an all-party government


President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has agreed to form an all-party government in principle.

In a letter to leaders of political parties representing Parliament, the Head of State has invited all factions to take up post in the new government.

President Rajapaksa is scheduled to hold discussions on Friday (29) regarding the matter with political parties representing Parliament.

Translated by: Dilini Madushanki