No intention of being involved with Ranil’s regime – SJB


Chief opposition Whip Lakshman Kiriella said that Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) as the main Opposition has no aim of being involved in any capacity with the present regime helmed by Ranil Wickremesinghe.

He explained that though his party had taken measures towards the formation of an All-Party Government to rid the nation of its current crises, the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) had not given any positive response to it.

He charged that the intention of the SLPP throughout had been to see to it that the land’s two top portfolios being helmed by two of its supporters.

Hence, he argued that it would be a futile effort to be a party to the current Government as they continue to traverse the same well-worn-out path having proclaimed to the country of their intention to charter a new political journey.

By Nirmani Guneratne