The United National Front (UNF) has submitted a proposal to Speaker Karu Jayasuriya to form a National Government.
Leader of the House Lakshman Kiriella said that the proposal was submitted in order to increase the number if cabinet Ministers.
At present the cabinet cannot exceed 30 Ministers but that can change if there is a National Government.
As a result the UNF has submitted a proposal on forming a National Government to increase the number of cabinet Ministers. (Colombo Gazette)