Thursday, April 30, 2009

Ranil wants to know the motive behind Mullaitivu battle

Accusing the Mahinda Rajapaksa regime of not informing Parliament of what it does as a responsible government, Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe said the motive for the Mullaitivu battle was still unknown, and that matters have aggravated with the agreement for a ‘secret ceasefire.’

Speaking at a seminar organized by ‘The Platform for Democracy’ at Pushpadana Hall in Kandy yesterday (Apr. 28), Mr. Wickremesinghe said this was an indication that the Rajapaksa regime was moving towards a dictatorship.

Urging all people to unite as one by setting aside communal, racial and political differences to come out of this ‘rage’ unscathed, the Opposition Leader said ‘Platform for Democracy’ would serve as an ideal stage to safeguard democracy.

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