The United National Party (UNP) together with other parties which stand for democracy will soon register a new political alliance, its Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe said yesterday.
Mr. Wickremesinghe said this when he met UNP members of local bodies at Temple Trees last evening. “We will soon register a new political alliance which we will form together with all parties who stands for democracy and rule of law in the country,” Mr. Wickremesinghe said, adding, “The objective of this alliance is to defeat and push those who stage coups out of politics.
He thanked all the parties which are working together with the UNP including the TPA, JHU, SLMC ACMC and MPs such as Rajitha Senaratne and Arjuna Ranatunga. He also thanked grassroot level members of the UNP. (Yohan Perera)