SLFP sacks rebels from party organiser posts

Accordingly, former Ministers Susil Premajayantha, Anura Priyadarshana Yapa, W.D.J. Seneviratne, Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena, T.B. Ekanayake and Chandima Weerakkody have been removed from their SLFP electoral organiser posts.The decision had been taken as the SLFP members had failed to establish electoral committees is their respective electorates on behalf of the party. (Colombo Gazette) The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) has sacked the SLFP members who left the Government, from their party organiser posts.The SLFP Central Committee took the decision at a meeting held last night.

Southern Provincial Council dissolved from midnight tonight

The term of the Southern Provincial Council ended at midnight yesterday (9) while the final session of the council was held on Monday (8).Meanwhile the final session of the Western Provincial Council was held yesterday under the patronage of Chief Minister Isuru Devapriya, as the council’s official term ends on the 21st of April. (Colombo Gazette) The Southern Provincial Council has been dissolved from midnight tonight.Southern Province Governor Keerthi Tennakoon signed the gazette notification to dissolve the Southern Provincial Council with effect from midnight tonight (April 10).