Work to protect people’s mandate- Keheliya

2019-12-14 at 17:48

State Minister Keheliya Rambukwella says he will quit politics if the government attempts to secure a majority vote in the upcoming General Election with the support of extremist groups.

Speaking to media in Kandy State Minister Rambukwella said all factions should work towards securing the people’s mandate received at the Presidential Election.

The State Minister noted the Presidential Election was the first election in history where a government was able to secure victory without the support of extremist groups.

State Minister Keheliya Rambukwella stressed it is important for the government to secure a majority of 113 seats at the upcoming General Election.