The Samagi Jana Balawegaya has rejected the President’s invitation to accept Cabinet Ministerial posts.
The SJB said the party is not prepared to form a coalition government with members of a corrupt government.
Leader of the Opposition Sajith Premadasa said they reached a unanimous decision to not support President Gotabaya Rajapaksa or his government terming them corrupt.
Premadasa called on the President and the government to step down, as it is the people’s wish.
MP Premadasa said that as the main opposition, the SJB, represents the wishes of the people adding they will therefore not form a coalition government.
The Parliamentarian claimed that the views and wishes of the people will be upheld at all times and urged the public to refrain from being deceived by the President and his actions.