BREAKING: President agrees to form Interim Govt


President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has agreed to establish an Interim Government following this morning’s (29) meeting.

Former President and Chairman of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP), Maithripala Sirisena stated that President Rajapaksa had agreed to form an Interim Government with a new Prime Minister, and a new Cabinet of Ministers.

It was also agreed upon to appoint a National Assembly to assist the President and the new Cabinet in governing the country, Sirisena added.

Moreover, it was decided that the National Assembly would appoint the aforementioned Prime Minister and Cabinet of Ministers.