‘Mano Ganeshan may be daydreaming’
Cabinet spokesman Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said
the Government has no intention of re-demarcating provincial boundaries
to have five provinces, as alleged by DPF leader Mano Ganeshan.
“Ganeshan may be ‘daydreaming’,” the Minister said adding that even the
people whom he claims to represent will not believe him on this issue
because they know that the Government is committed towards the rights
and political representation of the minority communities”.
What ails the UNP?
Another main reason for the party’s defeat at the
2004 election was the cessation of State employment by a government
gazette notification issued by Charitha Ratwatte, the Secretary to the
treasury. All the educated youth were dissatisfied with the decision and
joined the anti-government forces then,
University of politics
Commends Defence Secretary Gotabaya for developing
Landmark resolution at UNP-led Colombo Municipality
The remarkable transformation of the capital Colombo
to a beautiful, cleaner and greener city under the dynamic leadership of
the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence and Urban Development Gotabaya
Rajapaksa has not only won the hearts of the people but has even changed
the opinion of the Opposition politicians.
Rata Viruvo to protect Lankan expats in dire straits - Minister
Foreign Employment and Welfare Minister Dilan Perera
is sharp-witted and outspoken but all the same buoyant. Come what may he
sticks to his principles even if they are favoured by a few. The
Minister told the Sunday Observer that some members of the TNA and some
extremist elements in the South are working together behind the screen
to create problems once again.