UPFA expecting over 113 seats in Parliament; MR appointed head of election operations committee


July 15, 2015 (LBO) – The United People’s Freedom Alliance is expecting over 113 seats in the next Parliament, General Secretary of the party Susil Premajayantha said.

“We are expecting the majority. It is possible by wining just 14 districts in the country.” Premajayantha told LBO.

Speaking at a special press briefing Premajayantha revealed that former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has been appointed as the Chairman of UPFA election operations committee.

Even though the appointment has been made at the UPFA party leaders meeting headed by President Maithripala Sirisena on 03 July 2015, it was not reveled to the media.