Independent MPs to form political alliance


The new political alliance formed by the MPs who are functioning independent of the SLPP in Parliament is set to be unveiled on 4 September.

Highly placed sources said National Freedom Front (NFF) Leader MP Wimal Weerawansa will be appointed as the Chairman of the proposed alliance.

When contacted, MP Weerawansa said the new political alliance will be formed to ensure victory at the next election.

He added that the person tasked with spearheading its election campaign will also be revealed to the country on the said date.

By Krishan Jayasuriya