SLPP will claim majority in 21 districts-Basil
2020-08-02 at 13:41
The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna says the party will claim a majority in 21 districts at the General Election.
Addressing a media briefing National Organiser of the party Basil Rajapaksa said Mahinda Rajapaksa will be re-elected the Prime Minister.
Rajapaksa said they will claim a big win, adding that the SLPP is contesting in 21 districts, excluding the Jaffna District.
He added the SLPP will claim a majority in 21 districts.
While stating that he won’t make predictions of the election, Rajapaksa stated that a government led by the SLPP will be elected with Mahinda Rajapaksa named the Prime Minister.
Basil Rajapaksa stated that President Gotabaya Rajapaksa won as the SLPP candidate and placed several policies before the country, adding that they need the power to implement the policies in Parliament.