Former Defense Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa could be the next presidential candidate, according to SLPP MP Basil Rajapaksa.
He mentioned this following a meeting with the Chairman of the Elections Commission along with Party Secretaries and representatives, yesterday (11).
Commenting to the media, Basil Rajapaksa stated that the Elections Commission has made a promise on holding the elections today as well as on earlier occasions.
He also said that there might be a Presidential election soon and that a suitable candidate will appear on time.
That candidate might be Gotabaya Rajapaksa as well, he further said.