The Sri Lanka Freedom Party has decided to support Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to form a government.
Chairman of the SLFP Former President Maithripala Sirisena in a letter to Prime Minister Wickremesinghe has said, the party will extend its support to all positive steps taken by the government.
Meanwhile, a special discussion is scheduled to be held between the Prime Minister and SLFP representatives today.
A decision on SLFP taking up Ministerial Portfolios will be discussed during the meeting.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has invited the group of independent parties in Parliament for a round of discussions.
Previously, the group had indicated that it will support the Prime Minister and the new government’s correct decisions to overcome the country’s present challenges.
However, the group is not expected to take up Ministerial Portfolios in the new government.