Wake up call surprises birthday boy Attanayake
General Secretary of the United National Party Tissa Attanayake on
his birthday yesterday received a wake up call around 6 in the morning.
Assuming that the caller should be none other than his party leader
Ranil Wickremesinghe, Attanayake rushed to answer the call and surprised
to identify the caller at the other end was none other than the first
citizen of the country.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa wished Attanayake many happy returns on
the latter's 47th birthday and praised him for the aggressive role
played by him in the party despite Attanayake's harsh criticism of the