JVP Ex leader resigns
Former leader of the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Somawansa Amarasinghe said that he has tendered his resigned from the party.The reason for he resignation is unknown. At the time of his resignation he was functions as the person in charge of the international affairs of the party. MP Anura Kumara Dissanayake was appointed as the new leader of the Sri Lankan Marxist party, which is also known as the People’s Liberation Front, at its seventh convention.
Somawansa Amarasinghe, who had offered to step down from the leadership at a politburo meeting due to the declining electoral fortune of the party, continued to remain in the central committee of the party.