Second Rendezvous

The President has asked Premier Ranil to come alone to her chambers for a Tuesday morning rendezvous.
The Premier was due to meet the President with other party leaders to find recourse for the current power struggle. rn

rnHowever, the President has said she is prepared to meet the PM at 10.30 am on Tuesday on condition that he comes alone. rn

rnMeanwhile, Kumaratunga will meet business leaders on Thursday to get their views on forming a national government. rn

rnRepresentatives of all chambers of commerce have been invited for a 7.00 pm meeting at the Presidents House on Thursday.rn

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rnKumaratunga is expected to justify her lquote constitutional coup and her proposal to set up a national government of reconciliation and reconstruction.rnrnSri Lankas politically sensitive business community has urged Wickremasinghe and Kumaratunga to bury their political differences and work towards ushering peac