Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris has emphasized that the Local Government polls have given a fine opportunity to take to the village the victories achieved with strong dedication.
The Minister said today’s main challenge is the protection of the victories achieved with the greatest difficulties. The political leadership and particularly President Rajapaksa risked their lives in the achievement of this victory. As such he underlined the need for the direct contribution of everyone in safeguarding these achievements.
The Minister was addressing the Sri Lanka Freedom Party Professionals Kurunegala District Convention. The meeting was held with the participation of all SLFP electoral organizers. Many SLFP activists were also present.