UNF decides to continue with unity government
The UNP parliamentary group has decided to continue with the unity government and carry out party reforms, UNP General Secretary Kabir Hashim said.
He told media personnel that the unity government would continue but focus on a new set of goals and objectives.
The MPs of the United National Party met with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today (Thursday) to discuss the current political instability in the aftermath of the local government election.
Speaking to reporters outside Temple trees after it ended, he said that everyone expressed agreement to the path they have taken with regard to the unity government, and therefore decided today to continue the government.
“We will strengthen the government while listening to the message delivered by the people and carry out a new process. That is what we decided today,” he said.
The minister also stated that the party will definitely undergo sweeping reforms in the coming days.
Everyone said that we should act immediately to reform the policies of the government as well as the structure of the party, he said.