Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne has said that consolidation of the victory of the United People’s Freedom Alliance at the Local Government polls meant meeting the aspirations of the country’s future development.
The Prime Minister pointed out that they had the power in Parliament for five years and also same with the Provincial Councils. There will be no elections for this period after this poll. The Prime Minister said that they were discussing about a programme that should be mooted not only for economic development but also for spiritual development particularly on behalf of children as well as the rural folk.
The Prime Minister was speaking at a function held at Kaduwala. It was organized for the lunching of the new Web site of former Chairman of the Kaduwala Pradeshiya Sabha G.H. Buddhadasa. Parliamentarian J.R.P. Sooriyapperuma was among those present.