Kabir resigns from UNP post to make way for reforms

United National Party (UNP) General Secretary Kabir Hashim has resigned from his post in the party to make way for reforms in the UNP.

Hashim said that he had voluntarily submitted his resignation to the party leadership.

There is speculation that former Minister Imthiaz Bakeer Markar will be offered the post.

Earlier, former UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayake said that he had also been offered the post. (Colombo Gazette)