Nov 17, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s second term commences on a manifestly futuristic note signifying a creative approach to governance. Political observers credit the President for being remarkably accessible casting himself as the proverbial safe pair of hands, an unmatched leadership quality.
Many favourable trends mark the event: First and foremost his adroit prosecution of the war would prove to be an unparalleled experience in taking the country forward.
Equally significant is how Sri Lanka successfully withstood the harsh impacts of a global recession under President’s stewardship. IMF has stated that a full-scale depression has been averted. While many Western nations were performing triage on their sick economies success has arrived steadily in Sri Lanka.