Sri Lanka needs a strong leader- Gota
2019-10-09 at 18:17
The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna is currently staging its inaugural Presidential Election rally at the Anuradhapura Salgadu grounds.
Several members of parliament and regional politicians are in attendance along with Leader of the Opposition Mahinda Rajapaksa and SLPP Presidential Candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa.
Sri Lanka Freedom Party Parliamentarians Duminda Dissanayake and Weerakumara Dissanayake also attended the rally.
United National Front National List Parliamentarian Venerable Athuraliye Rathana also pledged his support to Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna’s Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the 2019 Presidential Election by attending the SLPP’s Anuradhapura rally.
Speaking at the rally, Presidential Candidate of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna, Gotabaya Rajapaksa said the country is in need of a strong leader at present.
Gotabaya Rajapaksa said he is confident of winning the 2019 Presidential Election and pledged to secure the country after assuming duties as the Head of State.
He added the public must take up the responsibility on the 16th of November to vote him into office adding he will fulfill his duties to ensure national security once more.
Gotabaya Rajapaksa added the citizens of the country are requesting new rulers to rebuild the country that was destroyed in the past five years.
Gotabaya Rajapaksa said he has a clear economic plan and pledged to build a law abiding and disciplined society that the future generation will be proud of.
Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna’s Gotabaya Rajapaksa also pledged to empower the farmers and create a self-sufficient Sri Lanka.
He said by uplifting the farming community his future administration will establish a self-sufficient country.