Committee to ensure SLFP-UNP MoU implementation
Three members representing SLFP will be named on
receipt of list of UNP nominees :
COLOMBO: At a special discussion between President Mahinda
Rajapaksa and UNP and Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe at Temple
Trees last morning, the two leaders agreed to appoint a six-member
committee to implement the consensus mechanism envisaged under the
Memorandum of Understanding between the SLFP and the UNP.
UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe informed the President that the three
names of UNP members to this committee will be made available to him in
a day or two. The three members representing the SLFP will be named on
receipt of the list of UNP nominees.
At this discussion which lasted nearly an hour, the two leaders also
discussed matters relating to the peace talks beginning in Geneva today.