Mickela Panday, the daughter of former prime minister Basdeo Panday, says she is still willing to meet with the UNC political leader Kamla Persad-Bissessar in the interest of the party.
The UNC National Women’s Arm says it notes with distaste "the callousness of the PNM Women’s Arm with regards to the disappearance of Anita Mohammed and the recent murder of a young mother at the hands of an abusive partner".
In a statement issued Friday afternoon, the UNC Women's Arm said: "The PNM Women’s Arm failed to stand up for these women and instead chose to issue releases on Nermal “Massive” Gosein latest Chutney soca release and today a release defending their members from public scrutiny regarding their alleged indiscretions that have been made public."
Vasant Bharath and his team reconnect have withdrawn from the United National Congress's internal elections.
Bharath who signaled his intentions early to contest the position of political leader says he cannot in good conscience participate in what he is calling an unfair and illegal election.
He was speaking at a media conference in Chaguanas this morning.