UNP leadership: No decision yet

Senior members of the United National Party (UNP) yesterday (12) met with its Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe at the party headquarters at Sirikotha to discuss the party leadership, but have failed to arrive at a final decision, The Morning learnt.

UNP General Secretary Akila Viraj Kariyawasam told The Morning that the members gathered at the meeting had decided to keep the subjects discussed out from the public until a final decision has been made on Friday’s (14) Working Committee meeting.

“The final decision with regard to the UNP leadership will be taken on Friday,” he said.

In addition to the party leadership issue, the National List appointment has also been discussed at the meeting.