Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratna has said that the President’s brave leadership which helped to liberate the motherland from terrorists should be safeguarded.
He stressed that the country was liberated from terrorism under his leadership and it will be an impetus for the country’s journey towards development.
The Prime Minister made this observation while participating in a religious ceremony at the Ihalawela temple in Naranwita, Gampola. The Prime Minister said that it was the responsibility of the nation to protect such rare leaders.
A special Bodhi Pooja was organized mark the President’s 40 year political career.