Milton Matura Chairman, Dr Roodal Moonilal says the Oropouche East Executive of United National Congress congratulates their Political Leader, Ms. Kamla Persad-Bissessar S.C. on securing the popular vote at Monday’s parliamentary elections.
In a media release issued this afternoon, Dr. Moonilal said the results confirm that Ms. Persad-Bissessar had the widest national support among all political leaders.
“The Executive and Member of Parliament elect warmly endorse Ms. Persad-Bissessar as the UNC’s Political Leader and as Trinidad and Tobago’s Opposition Leader.”
Dr. Moonilal said “she is undoubtedly the most qualified and publicly favoured person currently engaged in national service.”
Meanwhile, Naparima MP elect Rodney Charles and the Naparima Constituency Executive headed by Nazroodeen Mohammed today met in emergency session this morning and unanimously agreed to fully endorse and publicly support Mrs. Kamla Persad Bissessar as Political Leader of the UNC Leader of the Opposition in Parliament if the EBC declares otherwise.