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UNP WC meets today, National List slot still uncertain

United National Party (UNP) sources said the nomination of a candidate for the UNP National List seat is still uncertain.

The UNP’s Working Committee meeting to elect new office bearers for 2021 will be held at 10.30 am at Sirikotha party headquarters today (13).

Appointments to the posts of General Secretary and Chairman will be made with the concurrence of the members of the Working Committee   and appointments will also be made to the posts of Deputy Secretary General and Deputy Secretary.

According to a senior Sirikotha spokesman, Ranil Wickremesinghe has the opportunity to remain in the Party leadership until 2023, as passed at the party convention in 2019, and there will be no change in the post of deputy leader. The Working Committee meeting will be held at the UNP headquarters, Sirikotha under the patronage of former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.