Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo warning that Guyana is headed towards a constitutional crisis, Monday met with members of the diplomatic community outlining his People's Progressive Party (PPP) position on the need for fresh general elections by March.
India's High Commissioner to Guyana vs. Mahalingam, who was among the diplomats attending the meeting, later told reporters that he now has an understanding of Jagdeo's position following the collapse of David Granger government last year.
Jagdeo had received the support of then government backbencher, Charrandass Persaud, on December 21st, when he moved the motion of no confidence against the coalition administration. The matter has since been taken to the courts and a ruling is expected by month end.
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