(NewsRadio); Parliamentarian Patali Champika Ranawaka who defected from the Samagi Jana Balawegaya recently is gearing to form a new political party.
Speaking to media in Badulla, MP Ranawaka said a new political movement with fresh ideas is required to rebuild the country.
The Parliamentarian said a political party that gives preference based on skills of individuals is the need of the hour.
He said with traditional policies, be it right leaning or leftist, Sri Lanka cannot progress.
MP Ranawaka stressed that a party with a set of practical policies is required and therefore they are taking steps to form the United Republic Front next month.