President Rajapaksa has expressed his gratitude to all Sri Lankans who gave an overwhelming mandate to the United People’s Freedom Alliance at the Local Government Elections.
The President made this reference issuing a special statement. He said the mandate has affirmed the trust and admiration of the people towards the nation building process under the Mahinda Chinthana vision for the future through the Local Government polls victory
The President said he wished to recall at this victorious moment that he would be dedicated to fulfilling the aspirations of the people as they had placed the trust in the Government in all its work. He also expressed his special gratitude to all Sri Lankans, political parties and candidates, the Commissioner of Elections and the staff of his Department, who carried out their task sans favour, all Public Servants who discharged their duties, the Police and members of the Security Forces for assuring a peaceful poll.