The election campaign in Sri Lanka today is similar to an election campaign in a developed country. There are no incidents of violation of election laws. The election day in Sri Lanka will also be the same,
Mass Media and Information Minister Gayantha Karunatilleke said. He was addressing the media at Sirikotha yesterday.
Minister Karunatilleke said that no minister paid money for state vehicles before while using them for election campaigns but it happens now. “No dansal, distribution of goods, food, liquor etc are evident now as before.
No Samurdhi recipients are used for election work. The...
Secretary General of the Liberal Party Kamal Nissanka addressing a meeting at Bishop Lauxman Wickremesinghe Hall in Kurunegala said that the UPFA election manifesto resembles’ Santa Claus is coming to town’ and therefore it is like a Christmas hamper or a food basket, as it intends to give all people many things, but, does not disclose how they are going to generate finance to fulfill the tasks indicated in it.
This meeting was organized by “Kurunegala Academic Circle” and held on August 2 with a large gathering of intellectuals and professionals participating.
The manifesto states that it...