Opposition Marred the good Image of SL- JHU
Giving a press conference at the Colombo Public Library yesterday, Chmpika Ranawake, Udaya Gammanpila and Ven. Athuruliye Rathana of Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) said that the President held a free and fair election this time. But the opposition makes statements saying it was a fraudulent one to all foreign countries and this act by them brings a bad name for the country. They said the accusations levelled by the opposition are baseless and even the foreign observers have stated the election had been a fair one.

Expressing his views Ven. Athureliye Rathna Thero, said “We must bridge the cultural gap between the Sinhalese and Tamils. He further said that for the past 30 years, both ethnic groups each other to carryout their obligations but now it is time to strive towards goals united as one.