Jun 18, 2019

"Will take up Ministerial portfolios upon party leadership request" Featured

Muslim Religious Affairs and Postal Services Minister Abdul Haleem has stated that the Muslim parliamentarians representing United National Party (UNP), who resigned from their ministerial portfolios,are ready to take up their positions if a request was made by the party leadership.
He further stated that the Muslim parliamentarians who represent other parties have given their consent for this measure.
The decision was made during a discussion held at the parliament between all Muslim parliamentarians representing the government. 
The  chairperson of the UNP Kabir Hashim, the leader of Muslim Congress Rauf Hakeem and Leader of the All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC) Party Rishad Bathiudeen has joined this discussion.