Insider sources of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna claim the election campaign of the party is now in turmoil due to internal conflicts.
According to sources, Mahinda Rajapaksa is said to have rejected all the campaign material produced by a group of Basil Rajapaksa’s while handing over the campaign and related propaganda to his youngest son Rohitha Rajapaksa.
As a result, Basil is said to have removed himself from the promotional campaign. Sources say Rohitha has handed over the task to his close friend Jagana Krishnakumar.
A reason for defeat at the Presidential Election
However, sources say Wimal Weerawansa is of the opinion that handing over the presidential promotional campaign to his son’s from Dilith Jayaweera was one reason for Mahinda Rajapaksa’s defeat in the previous presidential election.
Following pictures feature several belonging to Rohitha Rajapaksa’s election campaign group. Jagan Krishnakumar is at the centre of the picture showing MP Mahinda Rajapaksa and two youth.
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