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Winning Chandana out, defeated Lokuge in – manipulation from the top

Apr 11, 2010 4:15:24 AM - thecolombotimes.com

SLFP organizer for Ratmalana and former organizer for Kesbawa Chandana Kathriarachchi who had been elected to Colombo District on a higher preferential vote has been struck out from the list of MPs elected from Colombo District and instead Gamini Lokuge who crossed over from the UNP stating he was defecting to strengthen President Mahinda Rajapakse’s hands and obtained a ministerial portfolio and who got less preferential votes than Mr. Kathriarachchi has been included on a directive from the top.