UPFA claims CWC will back Gota at #PresPollSL

2019-10-09 at 15:04

General Secretary of the United People’s Freedom Alliance Parliamentarian Mahinda Amaraweera says the Ceylon Workers’ Congress has decided to support the Presidential Candidate of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna, Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the 2019 Presidential Election.

Speaking during a media briefing in Colombo, MP Amaraweera said a number of constituent parties of the UPFA have also decided to back the SLPP Candidate at the forthcoming election.

He said the CWC conveyed its decision to the UPFA hierarchy on Monday.

Parliamentarian Mahinda Amaraweera added the CWC and the plantation workers will now work towards the victory of Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the 2019 Presidential Election.