Escorting Minister Sajith Left, Ranil Accompanied Modi !
Posted on 06.11.2019 by Chandana Sirimalwatte in Local News with 0 Comments
It was reported that Ranil Wickramasingha had acted as the escorting minister’s duty for Narendra Modi, even though Sajith Premadasa had been nominated as the escorting minister for Modi during his short tour in Sri Lanka.
The Prime Minister’s office stated that the two countries’ Prime Ministers held discussions while the Indian Prime Minister came from Katunayake to Colombo and then went from Colombo to Katunayake.
During the Indian Prime Minister’tour in Sri Lanka, Minister Malik Samarawickrama had been selected as the escorting minister for Modi but finally the President nominated Sajith Premadasa as the escorting minister.
However, there has been widespread speculation that the leadership struggle of the UNP turning in to a critical stage as soon as the President’s inclination towards Sajith Premadasa.