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SLFP and SLPP just may form broader alliance

A meeting was held today (14) in the office of the Opposition Leader, Mahinda Rajapaksa between the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) and the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP).

The meeting was held with the intentions of discussing a strategy on working together to maybe form a new alliance and to work towards the common goals of both parties.

The meeting was attended by General Secretary Dayasiri Jayasekara, Former General Secretary of the Party, Rohana Lakshman Piyadasa and Thilanga Sumathipala from the SLFP and to represent the SLPP, Professor G.L. Pieris, Dr Jagath Wellawatte and Dullas Alahapperuma.

Minister Jayasekara commented after the discussions had concluded that talks were very successful and that further talks will take place next week.