Thursday, 26 March 2015 - 8:24
I will participate at Rathnapura rally: Ranathunga
Western Province Chief Minister Prasanna Ranatunga returned to the island from Australia this dawn to participate in the third people’s rally held at the Ratnapura Seevalee stadium demanding that former President Mahinda Rajapaksa be appointed as the UPFA prime ministerial candidate.
Making a special statement to media at the Katunayake air port the Chief Minister said that a large number of provincial council and local government councilors including him would participate in the rally.
Meanwhile posting a note on his face book social media web-site yesterday while he was abroad, Western Province Chief Minister Prasanna Ranatunga said that more than 190 Western Provincial Council and local government councilors would participate in the people’s rally held today.
When former President Mahinda Rajapaksa visited the Narahenpita Abhayaaraama Buddhist Temple yesterday, Journalists asked him whether he would participate in the rally held today.
Meanwhile MEP, NFF, DLF and PHU leaders too are scheduled to participate in the people’s rally to be held today.