President congratulates UK PM on landslide win
2019-12-14 at 15:46
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has congratulated UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on the landslide win at the General Elections.
Taking to twitter the President also congratulated the Conservative party on their victory.
President Rajapaksa claimed the victory reflects the global trend of pro-nationalist governments.
The Head of State also extended his wishes to the new Prime Minister, the Government and the people of United Kingdom.
Boris Johnson celebrated his party’s biggest election win for 30 years by sweeping aside Labour in its traditional heartlands.
He won a Commons majority of 80, his party’s largest since 1987.
In contrast, Labour suffered its worst election result since the 1930s.