Another group of stalwarts of the United National Party has joined the United People’s Freedom Alliance. Party activists including former UNP Municipal Councillor of Kandy Chandana Sirimalwatte have secured members of the Freedom Alliance, supporting the Government. Mr. Sirimalwatte had served as a member of the Kandy Municipal Council for eight years representing the UNP. They secured Freedom Alliance membership from Parliamentarian Dilum Amunugama.
Meanwhile, many supported to the United National Party and the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna of the Kurunegala District have joined the Freedom Alliance. They secured membership of the Alliance at a public meeting held at Kurunegala and presided by Deputy Minister Jayaratne Herath.