At the forthcoming Olympic committee election if he to classified as a politician getting recognition he is prepared to forego and forfeit his Ministers post of the person in charge of foreign employment and welfare development of the expatriates when he contests for the Chairman of the Olympic committee.
He added this when he participated at the ‘munchi’ volleyball championship inaugural ceremony held at Senkadagala, mahasiyawa grounds. He added that to contest for the Olympic committee Chairman if it was a disqualification that he was a Minister he will resign from his Ministerial portfolio.
He added that he sees this as that not as a Olympic election. This is another opportunity for the ‘white’ to dominate which they had done for 41 years. He will allow those who wish to become the Chairman of the Olympic committee. But what he tells is not to surrender to them
It is reported that a sum of Rs 200 million had been drawn from an OBA account at Trinity College Kandy and had been donated to LTTE organisation.An old boy Nishantha Priyalal Alwis had made a complaint to the CID in this regard.he had also made a complaint to the Magistrates courts Kandy on 6th […]
The Minister of Higher Education S.B.Dissanayake speaking at the laying of the foundation stone for a new university hostel at Moragahamulla area in Rajagiriya had said that the hostel to be constructed will be like a five star hotel with toilets in American style. he also added that he is not totally happy as the […]
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Minister Keheliya Rambukwella had said that after completion Sampur power house the electricity tariffs would be further reduced as the contracts to supply electricity with private suppliers will not be renewed. He further added .that after the completion of the third phase of the Norochcholai power plant a unit of electricity will cost Rs 8/25 […]