New alliance will begin work on Monday- Kabir

2020-02-15 at 06:34

United National Party Parliamentarian Kabir Hashim says work towards forming the new alliance will begin on Monday.

Expressing his views to NewsRadio MP Hashim said discussions between the Leader of the United National Party, Former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Leader of the Opposition Sajith Premadasa concluded in a successful manner last evening.

The Former Minister said, during the meeting between the two factions it was agreed to take decisions in togetherness and unity.

He said the UNP will contest the General Election under the under a broad alliance adding that everyone agreed to the proposal that the alliance should be formed with other parties.

Parliamentarian Kabir Hashim added that during talks there were varying views on certain methods and those were discussed at length.

He said matters concerning the symbol was also discussed and noted that further talks will be held regarding the symbol between MPs Ranjith Madduma Bandara, Ravi Karunanayake and others.