Premadasa agrees to Premiership under 4 conditions


Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) Leader Sajith Premadasa has agreed to accept Premiership, under four conditions.

In a letter to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Premadasa outlined his conditions as follows;

  1. The President must agree to step down from office within an agreed period of time
  2. Implement the 19th Amendment with the support of all parties in Parliament within two weeks
  3. Pass the 21st Amendment that was presented by the SJB within a short period of time
  4. Hold a general election under the provisions of the Constitution to establish a proper government, after rebuilding the livelihoods of the people and the rule of law has been established.

    The Opposition Leader further assured that his party has a clear plan to overcome the ongoing economic crisis, adding that the SJB is ready for discussions pertaining to the establishment and swearing-in of a new government. establishing and swearing in the aforesaid new short-term