Youth Affairs and Skills Development Minister Dullas Alahapperuma has today (15) said that the country lacked political leaders and was facing a shortage of such leaders.
Alahapperuma has made this statement while addressing an event in Embilipitiya.
However, Alahapperuma has said there were different kinds of leaders in the country.
He he has explained that some individuals join politics and become leaders while others are leaders before joining politics.
According to Alahapperuma, there are some other leaders like underworld leaders and heads of various disruptive elements.