SLMC, ACMC to support Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
Ranil Wickremesinghe addressing a media conference with all the United National Front leaders including Champika Ranawaka, Rishad Bathiudeen and Rauf Hakeem claims he has the majority in Parliament.
The seven members of the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) have pledged their support to the leader of the United National Party Ranil Wickremesinghe, SLMC leader Rauf Hakeem said. Rishad Bathiudeen has said his party, All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC) which has 6 MPs will also support the UNP. The Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has called the Speaker to convene the parliament immediately. [Colombo page Report]