Princes Town Member of Parliament, Barry Padarath, is throwing his full support, on behalf of his constituents behind United National Congress Political Leader, Kamla Persad Bissessar.

Mr Padarath, having won the Princes Town seat for the UNC for the second consecutive term, indicated that Mrs Persad Bissessar was the right person to continue leading the party at this time.

He said she had demonstrated that she was committed to empowering young people by the number of young fresh faces she has placed in the Parliament.

He said the diverse group of MPs heading into the Parliament on the UNC bench are highly qualified and skilled and includes doctors, lawyers, engineers and entrepreneurs.