Maharoof joins UPFA
UNP Central Colombo organizer and senior UNPer
Mohammad Maharoof joined the United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA)
yesterday. He was among three senior UNPers who were to contest the
Colombo Municipal Council. Maharoof decided to quit the UNP and join
the UPFA thus leaving the party in a crisis.
Colombo Municipal Council elections:
Twenty four independent groups in the fray
Twenty four independent groups will vie for 59
slots in the Colombo Municipal Council. These independent groups
contesting for Colombo Municipal Council had forwarded their
deposits by 12 noon yesterday.