The UNP has today (17) launched the party’s campaign for the forthcoming local government elections in the Northern Jaffna peninsula.
UNP Deputy Leader Karu Jayasuriya addressing a gathering has called on the voters to use the local government elections to build a Tamil political leadership.
He has said the members elected at the local government elections could move on to become national level leaders in the country.
Party secretary Tissa Attanayake and parliamentarian Dr. Jayalath Jayawardena have also participated in the launching of the party’s campaign in Jaffna.
Meanwhile, the UNP had also opened its party office in Jaffna today.