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UNP to pick candidate next week

The United National Front (UNF) will meet tomorrow to discuss matters related to the Presidential elections.

UNF party leaders will convene at 6pm tomorrow for talks, the United National Party said.

Meanwhile, the UNP said that the Presidential candidate of the UNF will be picked next week.

UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe, Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa and Speaker Karu Jayasuriya are among the names being mentioned as likely candidates.