Public welfare, govt’s foremost priority - President
The government is more interested in ensuring
public welfare than hanging on to political power, President Mahinda
Rajapaksa said. He made this comment at the opening ceremony of the
Upper Kotmale Hydro Power Plant on Saturday. “We have supplied
electricity to 94 percent of the country.
MEP to contest under UPFA at PC polls
The Mahajana Eksath Peramuna (MEP) yesterday
decided to contest under the United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA)
for the forthcoming Provincial Council elections, a spokesman of MEP
told the Daily News.
Former CM confident of victory
Former North Central Province Chief Minister
Berty Premalal Dissanayke said he would be re-elected again as the
NCP Chief Minister for the fourth consecutive time. He said so
inaugurating his Provincial Council election campaign at the SLFP's
Anuradhapura district office at Anuradhapura airport road.
Commemoration ceremony of Somaweera Chandrasiri:
Patriotic politicians will always be in our hearts - Hettige
Virtues of politicians who work with love for
the country, the nation and the religion are etched deep in the
hearts of the people, even after they are no more, Parliamentary
Affairs Presidential Secretary Kumarasiri Hettige said.