Mahinda to form a new political party?
January 19, 2016 08:26 pm
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Tuesday (19) gave a hint that a new political party may be formed under his leadership.
The former President made the observation in response to a question made by a reporter after an event held in Panadura.
Rajapaksa pointed out that a new political party may be formed if that is the wish of the general public.
Rajapaksa is a senior member of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) headed by President Maithripala Sirisena.