PM meets President, SLFP decides to ask Ranil to resign

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had crucial talks with President Maithripala Sirisena today.

Several United National Party (UNP) members also attended the meeting.

Meanwhile, the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) also had talks with the President today.

At the talks it was decided that the SLFP will request the Prime Minister to step down.

The SLFP is to request the Prime Minister to resign before the no-confidence motion against him is take for a debate in Parliament. (Colombo Gazette)