Former President Mahinda observes rally from atop the Matara Fort
The Bring Back Mahinda rally which campaigns to make former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, the UPFA Prime Ministerial candidate was held in Matara town yesterday.
Our correspondents stated that Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa had also been near the Matara Fort to lure in crowds.
Former Minister Bandula Gunawardana stated that 76 parliamentarians participated in the rally in Matara.
Several SLFP MPs as well as MEP Leader Dinesh Gunawardana, NFF leader Wimal Weerawansa, Pivithuru Hela Urumaya leader Udaya Gammanpila, Democratic Left Front leader Wasudeva Nanayakkara were among the MPs that participated in the rally.
Former Minister Dallas Alahapperuma read out a message sent by Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa.