UPFA proposes Nimal Siripala as new PM

Published : 9:01 am  February 15, 2018 | No comments so far |  | 


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Life-1-1By Kelum Bandara 

The United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) has proposed the name of Transport Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva as the new Prime Minister, a Minister said yesterday.  

Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekara told Daily Mirror that the UPFA had decided to put forward Mr. de Silva’s name for the PM post in order to form a new government.   

Meanwhile, it is learnt that talks are underway to appoint joint opposition MP Chamal Rajapaksa as the Speaker again.