Tamil Diplomat

Tissa files petition against UPFA National List MPs

Former Minister and Lanka Sama Samaja Party Leader Tissa Vitharana has filed a petition in the Supreme Court against the UPFA appointing defeated candidates to Parliament.

In his petition, he stated that his name was in the UPFA list submitted by UPFA General Secretary Susil Premajayanth but it was rejected and defeated candidates were appointed dropping his name.