Former President Mahinda’s special statement in Medamulana today
Wednesday, 01 July 2015 - 9:11
Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa is expected to make a special statement in Medamulana today.
His Media Secretary stated that this statement will be made at 11.10 this morning which will focus on his future political aspiration.
A vehicle parade is also expected to commence near the Vishnu Devala in Devinuwara and proceed towards Medamulana, with the participation of former Ministers, Parliamentarians and Provincial Councillors requesting the Former President to contest the next election.
Meanwhile issuing a communiqué the SLFP stated that the party Chairman President Maithripala Sirisena has taken no decision to accept Former President Rajapaksa as the Prime Ministerial candidate nor will an announcement made to the same.
However, former MP Keheliya Rambukwella stated that Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa would be the team leader for the forthcoming election.
Meanwhile, speaking at a meeting held at the Aluth-nuwara Devala in Mawanella, Former President Rajapaksa stated that the value of the Rupee had decreased.