Minister Maithripala Sirisena has said that the leadership of the country not only fulfilled the promise made to the people by ushering in peace and freedom but will also fulfill the pledge of ushering in development. The Minster was addressing the SLFP membership representing the Colombo Electoral Division.
He said that at a time when the country is being steered towards development after the elimination of terrorism, everyone should work with commitment. In addition to the North and East the Western, Southern, Northwestern, Uva and the North Central Provinces are also being developed. He said the President will be taking oaths for the second time during next month. The first ship will dock at the second largest Harbour in the country inaugurating its activities. He added that such massive development projects are currently underway.