The National People's Power (NPP) and the Frontline Socialist Party (FSP) held a special round of discussions to reach a consensus regarding certain political issues.

The discussion which kicked off at 7.00 pm yesterday (31) was held at the JVP Head Office in Pelawatta.

Discussions were held pertaining to political and electoral reforms including the 21st Amendment to the Constitution and the call to abolish the Executive Presidency.

Both parties had also agreed to work in line with the demands of the public struggle, it is learnt.

Administrative Secretary Chameera Koswatte, Education Secretary Pubudu Jagoda and Chandana Sirimalwatte represented the FSP while Chief Secretary Dr Nihal Abeysinghe, parliamentarian Dr. Harini Amarasuriya, K.D. Lal Kantha, Chaminda Jayasuriya, Anura Karunathilaka and Mahinda Rathnayaka represented the NPP.