UPFA does not want to be in a Government headed by Ranil

The United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPF) has decided it will not be in a Government headed by United National Party (UNP) leader and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

UPFA spokesman Dilan Perera said that the position of the UPFA had been communicated to President Maithripala Sirisena.

Earlier UNP backbenchers had told Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to form a UNP Government. (Colombo Gazette)