Persons who have left EPDP are to unite and form a new party. They have sought the help of Election Commission to register a new party, it is reported.
Former MP, M.Chandrakumar, who had earlier left EPDP, NPC Leader of the Opposition, S.Thavarasa, and several others like them have come together to form a new party, it is learnt.
Former MP, chandrakumar has gone to Election Commission and has sought about the rules and regulations of registering a new party, documentation and legal provisions. It is stated that it has been confirmed that Thavarasa will join the party.
It is notable that Chandrakumar contested independently in Kilinochchi in the last LG Elections and had secured considerable votes and 16 seats and that Thavarasa is dissatisfied with EPDP Leadership.