The President will begin addressing the masses at the District level for the Local Government elections. General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party, Maithripala Sirisena revealed this to the media in Colombo today.
The Minister said that no major rallies will be held. There is no need to hold major rallies for a victory at the polls. Therefore the first District level meeting will be held at Anuradhapura on the 28th of this month under the patronage of the President. The Minister said such meetings will be held in all Districts. The final meeting will be held in Hambantota on the 14th of next month. He emphasized that the UNP was facing a very unfortunate situation at the polls. He opined that the party was engaged in an unsuccessful campaign.