Gramashakthi will support inclusive growth- President

Ryan Jayalath further remanded

Travel ban on Avant-Garde Chairman lifted

Pakistani cricketer foils spot-fixing bid during Sri Lanka series

Debt burden will be eased- PM

Dilan to Wijedasa: Don’t believe JO statements


State Minister Dilan Perera has requested Minister of Justice Wijedasa Rajapaksa to refrain from being deceived with statements by the Joint Opposition.

Speaking at an event held in Badulla today, State Minister Dilan Perera said Minister Wijedasa Rajapaksa served as the Chairman of the Committee on Public Enterprises during the previous tenure of the United People’s Freedom Alliance led government.

The State Minister said Minister Rajapaksa had integrity and made several revelations about corrupt politicians during the previous government.

State Minister Dilan Perera said Minister Wijedasa Rajapaksa was asked to leave the government headed by Former President MP Mahinda Rajapaksa due to his revelations.

State Minister Perera said he will invite Minister Wijedasa Rajapaksa to join the Sri Lanka Freedom Party if there is a conflict within the United National Party.