Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne has pointed out that everyone who respects the people’s franchise and consider the future of the country and the welfare of the nation highly valued the 18th Constitutional Amendment.
Joining in the debate on the Constitutional Amendment Bill in Parliament today, he expressed his gratitude on behalf of more than 19 million people of this country to the UNP members who took the decisive initiative of supporting the Government in the Constitutional amendment. He said that he will now be able to develop the country without any obstacles. Everyone should now unite to inject strength to the President to make his desire of transforming Sri Lanka into the most developed country in the world, a reality.