SLFP appoints new members to Central Committee: sources

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President Maithripala Sirisena has appointed five members to the Central Committee of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP), state owned ITN reported on Monday.

Accordingly, President Sirisena as the SLFP President has appointed Ministers Arjuna Ranatunga, Nandimithra Ekanayake and provincial Councilors Ediriweera Weerawardena, Hirunika Premachandra and Prasanna Solangaarachchi, it said.

On Saturday, five former ministers Bandula Gunawardane, S.M.Chandrasiri, Rohitha Abeygunawardane, T.B.Ekanayake and Salinda Dissanayake were informed by the party that they were removed from the party’s Central Committee.