The confidence motion presented in support of UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe with 117 MPs voting in favour.
The UNP and the TNA voted in favour of the motion presented by UNP Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa. JVP Leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake said his party would not support the motion, but pledged support to any action taken to reverse the October 26 coup.
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