Monday, December 7, 2009

Knock out for Ranil Wickremasinghe :Sarath Fonseka duo - S.B. Dissanayake crossed over to SLFP

S.B.Daissanayake , the exuberant UNP deputy leader crossed over to the SLFP this morning and pledged to work for Mahinda Rajapaksa’s victory.

It was a knock out for Ranil Wickremasinghe - Sarath Fonseka duo, when S.B.Dissanayake, UNP Asistant Leader and the National Organizer made the public announcement of resigning from all posts he held in the UNP and joined the SLFP led UPFA to support the presidential candidature of President Mahinda Rajapaksa in the upcoming election.

Dissanayake made this announcement, amidst thunderous applause, at a media briefing, held this morning, at the Hotel Taj Samudra in Colombo.

He told journalists at the Hotel Taj Samudra, that he would do his utmost to defeat the General, to ensure the victory of President Mahinda Rajapaksa. He pledged to campaign vigorously for President Mahinda Rajapaksa to ensure the defeat of UNP- JVP sponsored candidate Gen.Sarath Fonseka.

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