Former Minister and theoretician of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP), Basil Rajapaksa has laid down a condition for the Group of 16 SLFP MPs who recently quit the government.
He has told the media that he would not accept the members in the Group of 16 as long as they are members of the SLFP.
Rajapaksa has said that he would accept them only when they take membership of the SLPP.
Meanwhile, the Group of 16 MPs has told the media that they were considering the formation of a new political party.
Courtesy: Sri Lanka edition