‘No privatizing of nerve centres’
The UPFA Government has no intention to privatize
economy’s nerve centres, Environment Minister Anura Priyadarshana
Yapa said. The economic policies of the UNP and the UPFA is entirely
different. The UNP totally gave into the private sector and
destroyed the public sector enterprises but the UPFA is
strengthening the public sector enterprises while sharing it with
the private sector.
SLFP marks 59th anniversary on Sept 2
The SLFP will celebrate its 59th anniversary on
September 2 at 9.30 a.m. at Temple Trees under President Mahinda
Rajapaksa’s patronage, Petroleum Industries Minister Susil
Premajayantha said. All political parties in the alliance, SLFP MPs,
Provincial Council members, members attached to SLFP organizations,
trade unions and others will participate, the Minister told a press
briefing at the SLFP Headquarters, Colombo yesterday.