Parliamentary Election campaign:
UPFA kicks off from Kandy
The large scale election campaign of the United
People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) will commence on March 19 in Kandy
with a mass rally under President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s patronage,
Transport Minister Dullas Alahapperuma said.
Radical reforms through new Constitution
The Government will change the existing
Constitution by introducing radical reforms and introduce a new
electoral system when it obtains a two-thirds majority at the April
8 General Election, Constitutional Reforms and National Integration
Minister D.E.W. Gunasekara said. “It is the Opposition that
prevented this on three occasions,” he said.