SLFP General Secretary Mr. Anuar Priyadarshana Yapa said that SLFP will not leave the UPFA in the upcoming General Elections and will not contest as an individual party
Making a statement to the media he further mentioned that they have officially informed the Commissioner of Elections with this regard.Mr.Anura Priyadarshana Yapa addressing the Media
"Sri Lanka Freedom Party is the main political party in the alliance. We have informed the Elections Commissioner that we will contest from the SLFP by forming an Alliance with the other political parties. In certain websites some have published that we will contest individually and I would like to mention these statements are false. We are not clear about the intentions of such rumours.
As the General Secretary of the SLFP I would like to mention that we are in the process of doing the needful to contest under the UPFA list."