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Fonseka wins from jail, Rajapaksa calls victory `triumph of democracy'

Apr 10, 2010 11:10:48 AM - thecolombotimes.com

The Democratic National Alliance (DNA) bagged only five seats in Thursday’s Parliamentary election. But by winning the most number of preferential votes among his party’s nominees from the Colombo district, its leader, former army chief Sarath Fonseka, has provided a thin silver lining to the sagging political fortunes of DNA.