Tagged with SLFP

Mega mess 19A

Daily Mirror No shame facing the truth Personalities and individuals don’t provide answers. We need to have an alternate programme to begin anew Urban middle-class is not willing to accept they blundered and messed up not just for them but for the whole country The society is left numbed and those in elected offices have … Continue reading

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SLFP: Body with My3; Heart with MR

National instability amidst power games (Original Title) Sunday Times Editorial The countrywide Local Government elections last week were meant to elect representatives at the grassroots but they caused not just a ‘Gamperaliya’, which Martin Wickramasinghe’s famous 1944 Sinhala novel depicted about the break-up of village life, but a near ‘aandu-peraliya’ or break-up of the Government. … Continue reading

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UNP Market friendly; SLFP People friendly

A make or break for Unity Govt.? (Original Title) Daily News Editorial The present imbroglio in the Yahapalanaya government, following the defeat suffered at the just concluded local government election, is yet to be resolved, as this piece is being written. A section within the SLFP parliament group wants Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to step … Continue reading

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Campaign ends tonight; voting wisely is what remains

Daily Mirror Editorial  Political parties contesting Saturday’s local government elections will have to end their campaigning at midnight today marking what the Elections Commission describes as the “period of silence”. It is worth noting that the election campaign was unprecedentedly calm with there being no sign of an upcoming election in many areas, despite of … Continue reading

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Kattankudy Candidate asks MS for compensation

 Daily Mirror A candidate contesting for the elections to the Kattankudi Urban Council has claimed compensation from President Maithripala Sirisena for putting up posters on his wall by supporters of the SLFP led by the President. National Front for Good Governance (NFGG) candidate A.L.M. Sabeel said in a letter to the President that SLFP members … Continue reading

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