Tamil Diplomat

All SLFP ministers, Deputy Ministers will quit

All members of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party holding cabinet portfolios both ministers and deputy ministers are to quit the government.

UPFA former parliamentarian Thilanga Sumathipala revealed this at a media meeting.  Thilanga Sumathipala said it was a collective decision of all Ministers concerned.

He added that a letter was sent to President Maithripala Sirisena, who is also the chairperson of the SLFP, during the third week of July, requesting him to convene a meeting of the Central Committee of the party and accept the offer.