UNP to get new constitution after anniversary in September

Sources also said that party leader Ranil Wickremesinghe has decided to give a more prominent place for second and third level leaders in the party. Wickremesinghe is of the view that second and third level leaders must be groomed to lead the UNP in the future by giving them more responsibilities. Sources said that several third level leaders of the party played a crucial role in organising a successful UNP rally in Colombo recently.Wickremesinghe is to analyse the performance of the second level leaders of the party who have been given Ministerial posts in the Government and based on their performance they will be given key leadership roles in the party. (Colombo Gazette) The United National Party (UNP) is to formulate a new party constitution after September, UNP sources said today.The UNP will celebrate its 70th anniversary in September following which a new constitution for the party will be introduced.