According to Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka, he is prepared to accept the presidency if the majority of Parliament’s members choose him for the position.
“Several groups of MPs, including a contingent from the SLPP, have requested me to run for the presidency. In light of this, if I am chosen, I will accept the position “in a press briefing today, the former Army commander.
Field Marshal Fonseka refused to say whether he had told Sajith Premadasa, his leader when asked. He said, “I don’t have to notify the leader about my private chats.
Additionally, he cautioned the protestor groups against being in a rush to return the state buildings they currently possess.