(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –President Maithripala Sirisena says that he will completely end the political unrest of the country by next week. He further said that the decisions will be taken for the benefit of the country, people and for the future of the motherland.
President Sirisena added that he was not the person who created this crisis, but it was the leader of the UNP who drag the country for a disastrous situation. He also said that he extend hands of peace to all political parties and leaders to eliminate that devastating process and to contribute for the good initiative of building the country.
President Maithripala Sirisena made these remarks addressing the special convention of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) held at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium, yesterday (04).
This convention was organized under the theme ‘Tiranaya Rata Wenuwen’ and a large number of activities of the SLFP participated on this occasion.
Speaking further, the President further said that the extreme liberal political vision of Ranil Wickremesinghe not only destroyed the country, but also completely ruined the concept of good governance. President Sirisena further said that as a result of those policies not only the UNP, but he himself had to face negative consequences. He also added that the only solution with him to answer for this issue is to remove him from the post of Prime Minister.
‘The SLFP has always placed confidence on the people of this country and the only patriotic, humanitarian, political party which can defeat the extreme-liberal political programme of the UNP, to achieve this target the SLFP should strengthen and move forward,’ the President added.
The President also launched the official news website of the SLFP (slfpnews.lk).
The senior leaders of the SLFP and a large number of activists of the party participated on this occasion.