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Gotabhayas renunciation of US citizenship

If Gota wins the US will have two First Ladies – Mangala

Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera said that the in the unlikely event of Gotabaya Rajapaksa winning the presidential election on 16 Nov, Sri Lanka will have a president who is a US citizenship and will have the only other American first lady in the world other Melania Trump.

UNP non-committal about Shavendra as they want to play both sides-SLPP

Parliamentarian supporting Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Lakshman Yapa Abeywardana said that UNP is not commenting on the appointment of the new Army Commander Shavendra Silva as they want to play both sides.

SLFP to decide their course of action on presidential election on Sept 2 -Duminda

Parliamentarian Duminda Dissanayake said that the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) will announce its decision regarding the presidential election on 2 September.