Former president Rajapaksa thanks voters, says country needs a change

12 February 2018 - 114   - 0

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa thanked all those who voted for the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP), at the Local Government Elections.

In post on his official twitter handle, Rajapaksa said "Your voices have been heard. It’s clear that our country needs a change."  

Rajapaksa previously released  a statement on Facebook which said  "The people of Sri Lanka have risen as one and have spoken.

This election victory is a clear indication to the Government that Sri Lankans are fed up with inaction and want to rebuild Sri Lanka. While celebrating this victory let's remember to do so peacefully."



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