Parliamentarian Rishad Bathiudeen has decided to support the alliance led by Sajith Premadasa at the next general election.
The MP said that the decision taken to support Sajith Premadasa was to select a candidate who works for the minorities.
He stated that a parliamentary election is expected and we should select a candidate who works for the minority community. Mr. Badiudeen said he is currently discussing contesting the election with the alliance and to contest alone in certain places. He said that with the support of the alliance he would intervene to defeat the extremist groups.
Meanwhile, SLMC Leader Rauf Hakeem said that it is good for the country if all minority parties join and work together.