UPFA will sweep the board
The SLMC joining with the UPFA to contest in the
Eastern PC will be an added advantage Petroleum Industries Minister
Susil Premajayantha told the Daily News yesterday. He said, in
ethnicity vice, majority of the population in the province are
Muslims and the rest are Tamils and Sinhalese.
Ten political parties funded from abroad
Chief Government Whip and Water Supply and
Drainage Minister Dinesh Gunawardena yesterday stated in Parliament
that 10 political parties among the 64 political parties recognized
by the Elections Commissioner, receive funds from foreign countries.