The Leader of the Opposition, Era Sampanthar said in Parliament yesterday that the support of the National Leader Mahindha Rajapakse is essential for the new constitution. Mahindha is considered as a National leader. I extend an invitation to act in a cooperative way with regard to the new constitution. The Government should put forward a constitution acceptable to all.
He further said that, the Tamils will not demand separate state any more. They expect a fair solution with in a united country, he said.