Mahinda thanks Sri Lanka voters
ECONOMYENEXT – Ex-President Mahinda Rajapaksa thanked voters after Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna, backed by him won a landslide in local polls.
"Reports coming in from all corners of the island, indicate that the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna
Is heading for a historic victory at the local government elections," he said in a statement.
"I wish to express my heartfelt thanks to the voting public of Sri Lanka who have reposed their trust in us, and made this victory possible."
He called upon all contestants of the party to celebrate the victory peacefully.
"Members of the SLPP should be mindful that such is the way we should show
our appreciation to the voting public of Sri Lanka," he said. (Colombo/Feb11/2018)