Governing Party to gather to decide whether to quit or proceed for General Election

Governing Party to gather to decide whether to quit or proceed for General Election

18 November 2019 08:38 am

All government MPs will meet this (18) afternoon to discuss the next steps to be taken as a government following the presidential election results.

After meeting with the government representatives and the cabinet ministers at the Temple Trees chaired by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe last evening, the entire group of MPs have agreed to meet in making take a final decision.

The group accordingly will be meeting at the parliamentary complex at 2 pm, according to sources. 

The meeting is due to make a decision whether to quit the government or to dissolve parliament and proceed for a general election, sources further revealed.