The Sri Lanka Freedom Party will hold its 59th Anniversary celebrations on the 2nd of next month. It will be presided by President Rajapaksa.
Minister Susil Premajayantha giving views at a media conference today said that the function will begin in the morning at Temple Trees with the participation of leaders at national, provincial and regional levels. The Minister said that they are celebrating the anniversary of the party at a time President Rajapaksa is leading it. The SLFP which was launched by the late Prime Minister S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike and stalwarts such as D.A. Rajapaksa, Sri Nissanka and Badiuddin Muhammed, is now very strong. He referred to the initiatives taken to invite leaders of the constituent parties of the United People’s Freedom Alliance to attend the anniversary celebrations.