Even after the resounding victory achieved by the Freedom Alliance at the recently concluded polls, many groups are joining the party. More than one thousand persons of the Kalkudah area, who were dedicated to the victory of the Tamil National Alliance and the United National Party have joined the Freedom Alliance. This group crossed over to the Sri Lanka Freedom Party at a meeting chaired by the Party Organiser of the Kalkudah electorate H.D. Chandrapala. They said they took this decision in appreciation of the programmes mooted by the Government for the development of the country.