Former Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa has decided to join the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) to contest the elections in January.
A member of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party, Rajapaksa tweeted saying that he will join the SLPP with immediate effect.
“I am joining the
@PodujanaParty effective immediately. We will strive to create a broader coalition with many stakeholders under the leadership of @MaithripalaS & @PresRajapaksa to face the upcoming General Election and come out victorious,” he tweeted. (Colombo Gazette)