The presidential candidate of the National People’s Power (NPP), the people’s camp of alternative politics, built with several democratic, left and progressive political parties, civil society organizations and individuals, is to be announced to the country at a massive rally to be held in Galle Face Green tomorrow (18th) at 3.00 p.m.
The National People’s Power (NPP) has been formed with the participation of Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna, 71 Sahodrathwa Sansadaya (Brotherhood Society of 71), Centre for Dialogue, Aluth Parapura (New Generation), Aluth Piyapath (New Wings), Trade Union Federation of the Government, Samasamaja Vipalka Kandayama (LSSP Alternative Group), Ethera Api, Jana Niyamu Kalakaru Ekathuwa, Janatha Mehewara Udesa Rajya Sevakayo, Janawabodha Kendraya, National Fishermen’s Solidarity Movement , National Bhikkhu Front, National Intellectuals Organization, National Trade Union Centre, Da-Bindu Samuhikaya, Railway employees’ Union, National Front for Good Governance, Wame Kendraya ( Left Centre), Revolutionary Socialist Centre, Sri Lanka Jamaat-e-Islami, Sri Lanka Communist Party (Alternative Group), Sri Lankan Alumni and Professionals Association (SLAPA), University Teachers for Social Justice, Doctors for Social Justice, Savisthree National Movement, Sulu Jana Maha Sabhawa, Samaja Kriyakareen (Social Activists) and the United Left Front.
NPP states a person with significant experience, a strong personality, who is against arbitrariness and corruption, loves the country and acceptable to all who hope for an alternative leadership to the country would be put forward as the presidential candidate.
Tomorrow’s rally will be telecast live by ‘Sirasa’ TV from 5.30 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.
Galle Face Green is getting ready for the big event……