President Mahinda Rajapaksa said some opposition politicians were conniving with certain Western powers to create chaos in the country which is currently enjoying peace and harmony. He noted that the intention of these foreign elements with vested interests are to unseat popular and strong leaders of the county to destabilize the nation and spread their dominance.
The victorious third public rally organized by the UPFA to secure a landslide victory for President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the forthcoming Presidential Election was held at the Urban Council ground in Panadura Monday (15) evening.
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa congratulating the Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abey through his twitter page said, "Congratulation\on your re-election & best wishes for continuing 'Abenomics' reforms to steer Japan to greater heights".
The touring the Kandy District was accorded a warm welcome by the people of Gampola and Udunuwara areas. The President arrived in Gampola around 3pm on Sunday after participating at the main public rally in Nawalapitiya.
The strategy of UNP has always been to sling mud at political leaders who love and safeguard the country. They who do not have a policy and a proper programme knows only the art of mud slinging. They are levelling various accusations with the sole intention of securing power,
President Mahinda Rajapaksa said that the present Government has honoured all the pledges that were given in the past and emphasized to them that the trust placed by the people in the Government will not be breached.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa visited the Kottegoda Suduwella Fisheries Harbor and observed the facility developed at a cost of Rs. 350 million under the Mahinda Chintana policy. Welcoming the President the fisheries community presented some of the problems they face and the President paid attention to their grievances. He assured to provide funds required to complete the construction of the harbor promptly.