Sunday, January 3, 2010

UNP loses another ‘big jumbo’ as Tilak joins Rajapaksa

The United National Party’s (UNP) former Treasurer and Bandaragama organizer Tilak Karunaratne came out in support of President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s candidature this evening (January 02) during a propaganda rally at Kalutara.

Mr. Karunaratne resigned from all posts he held in the UNP, including the post of Treasurer. Along with S.L. Gunasekera, Tilak Karunaratne was also a founder member of the Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) and was its General Secretary. He later quit the party.

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