The Leader of the Opposition and Leader of the TNA had told a north based media that the President had promised him to fulfill Election promises given to the people. Although, several other things had been discussed with the president, details could not be made public at this juncture, he had said.
The State Tamil, Sinhala New Year celebrations presided by the President were held day before yesterday, Saturday. The Leader of the opposition also participated in these celebrations.
When he was asked as to what matters were discussed during this celebrations, he commented further that, we talked matters relevant to the daily problems encountered by Tamil people not being solved. I requested that all promises given during the 2015 elections should be fulfilled. I had had discussions with the State Leader several times before regarding this.
He promised to fulfill them. We talked about several other things, details of which cannot be made public now, he said.