SLPP denies rumours of Ketagoda resigning to make way for Basil
2 years ago
The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) today rejected the rumours that SLPP National List MP Jayantha Ketagoda would resign to make way for party’s National Organiser Basil Rajapaksa to enter Parliament. Speaking to The Morning, SLPP General Secretary and MP Sagara Kariyawasam said MP Ketagoda has not tendered a resignation. “These are just rumors. If such a thing is happening, we would announce it at a news conference without being discreet,” the MP said. It was rumoured that MP Ketagoda would resign tomorrow and Basil Rajapaksa would sworn-in as MP instead.