Dec 11, Colombo: A special working committee meeting of Sri Lanka’s major opposition United National Party (UNP) has been summoned on December 18 to take a final decision regarding the election of office bearers of the party, UNP sources say.
The party sources say that the meeting will be a full working committee meeting held after filling all vacancies of the working committee.
UNP sources further say that the party leader expects to hold an urgent election of office bearers.
The nominations of the contestants to the party positions are also to be discussed at the committee meeting.
Deputy Leader Karu Jayasuriya has announced that he will contest for the party leader position.