Colombo, July 22 (BAN/ AD): A new alliance headed by PM Ranil will be announce for upcoming presidential polls on August 5. Akila Viraj Kariyawasam UNP General Secretary said party will contest the upcoming presidential election in a major alliance based on national security, democracy and the economy. The agreement will be signed on August 5th as confirmed by UNP General Secretary.
In a program organized yesterday Minister Rajitha Senaratne told media the new alliance has been named as the Democratic National Front. He added “The main work of our alliance is finished. The constitution of the alliance and the symbol have been finalized. The manifesto is being prepared now. It will be presented to party leaders and presented to the public at the auspicious time of 10 am on August 5 at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium."