- Holding of polls, a victory itself:
- Rapid progress in North :
There has been rapid progress in the North following the end of the conflict and I hope that you will make full use of the opportunity to elect those who can deliver greater development and prosperity, President Mahinda Rajapaksa said. The President identified the holding of polls as a victory itself, as this was considered an impossibility a few years back, due to terrorists controlling the region and the unprecedented havoc they had wreaked on both man and property.
Articles published on Friday, September 13, 2013