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We wouldn’t mind getting President’s support – UNP MP

UNP Parliamentarian Wijepala Hettiarachchi said that UNP would not mind getting the support of President Sirisena for the upcoming presidential election if he is willing to join them and correct his mistakes and shortcomings.

Prematurely naming candidate could create problems in UNP-led alliance – Wijepala

United National Party (UNP) backbencher Wijepala Hettiarachchi said that naming the party's presidential candidate before forming the proposed broader alliance could complicate matters.

Constitutional crisis blessing in disguise for UNP – Wijepala

The constitutional crisis between October and December last year was a blessing in disguise for the United National Party (UNP) as it gave the party an opportunity to work as a single government for a period of at least a year, Galle district UNP parliamentarian Wijepala Hettiarachchi said.