(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) presidential candidate launched his election manifesto this morning at the Nelum Pokuna Theater Conference Hall in Colombo.
The election manifesto named “The Ten Principles of Inclusive Governance” was launched under the leadership of Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa and Gotabhaya Rajapaksa along with the leaders of other parties associated with the SLPP.
The SLPP Presidential Candidate stated that a practical program will be implemented for the benefit of the agriculture sector by creating a self-sufficient country.
Gotabhaya Rajapaksa’s Co-Media Spokesperson, MP Keheliya Rambukwella said that this policy statement has been prepared after carefully studying the information obtained through consultations with the public, experts in many sectors, trade unions and various organizations over a number of months.
He said that 28 monitoring committees have studied the facts extensively to prepare the policy and it is not merely a promissory note but a reality that can and will be fulfilled.
The manifesto prepared with the objective of improving the living standards of the people and developing the economy, outlines a clear program to build the country with the national security as the top priority, Rambukwella said.
Representatives of the SLPP constituent parties, academics, artists and trade union leaders participated in the event.