Onlanka News – By Janaka Alahapperuma (Pix by: Sudath Silva)
President Mahinda Rajapaksa met an opposition delegation lead by Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe at Temple Trees this afternoon on 23rd August. The Opposition delegation also included Tissa Attanayake, Laxman Kiriella and Joseph Michael Perera from the UNP and Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) leader Rauff Hakeem.
Representing the government Ministers G.L. Peiris, Basil Rajapaksa and Susil Premajayantha were present at the discussions.
The President and the Opposition delegation discussed issues related to the Constitutional Amendments. The President and Opposition leader met several times before and discussed the same issues during their previous meetings.