Local News from Sri Lanka: Sajith Premadasa, the presidential candidate, says the government will not sign the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreement before the election. In a letter to Ven, Sajith Premadasa. Ududumbara Kashyapa said that after discussions in Parliament if the agreement is to be signed after the election.
Premadasa added that he would not enter into any agreement that would be harmful to the country, saying that any decision on the agreement would be reached after the Maha Sanga talks.
Ven, after the decision. Kashyapa Thera’s Ududumbara ended his fast to death.
Ven. Kashyapa Thera also received letters from Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Prime Minister and Presidential Candidate, assuring that the agreement will not be signed until 16 November.