United Peoples Freedom Alliance Parliamentarian Keheliya Rambukwella has stressed the next Presidential election will be a truly decisive one, amidst the country’s present challenges.
Speaking to Thina Seithi regarding President Maithripala Sirisena’s statement made whilst in India, noting that the upcoming Presidential election will be held on the 7th of December; MP Rambukwella said the public is anticipating this moment.
The MP charged, since the present government assumed power one policy seems to be the postponement of elections.
However he stressed according to the Constitution, a Presidential Election cannot be postponed claiming he believes the 7th of December will be the set date, as it is the last Saturday during the said period.
The MP said by the 9th of December the new President must take oath.
He stressed this will be a decisive election and the public is anticipating the election.