At Kurunegala rally:
President pledges to end thuggery
While condemning the killing of an UPFA supporter
in Madurankuliya by a group of gunmen on Saturday, President Mahinda
Rajapaksa said he will not allow thuggery to take root in the
country under any circumstances. The President was addressing over
100,000 people who flocked to the Maligapitiya grounds in Kurunegala
in support of his victory at the upcoming election.
President will romp home
President Mahinda Rajapaksa will win the
forthcoming Presidential poll with an absolute majority as it is
clearly seen that all sections of people in the country are rallying
round him, SLFP General Secretary, Agriculture and Mahaveli
Development Minister Maithreepala Sirisena said yesterday.
'Sri Lanka one nation under President'
The forthcoming Presidential Election offers the
people an opportunity to set in nation a process that would undo the
damage of the past and move towards re-building and developing as
one Sri Lankan nation, said Science and Technology Minister and LSSP
Leader Professor Tissa Vitarana.