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Saman Rathnapriya to fill vacant UNP National List seat

The United National Party (UNP) has nominated civil society activist Saman Rathnapriya to fill the vacant MP seat created by Dr. Jayampathy Wickramaratne’s resignation.

Following the announcement of Dr. Wickramaratne’s resignation in Parliament today, one of the UNP National List MP seats was left vacant.

Accordingly, UNP General Secretary Akila Viraj Kariyawasam stated that Rathnapriya has been nominated to fill the vacant seat.