7th October 2016

We’ll defeat new Constitution – Wimal Weerawansa

7th October 2016 // 0 Comments

“We have received information that government will go for a referendum by January or February next year to pass a new Constitution beneficial to leaders such as R. Sampanthan of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA). The Joint Opposition challenges the government to go for a referendum and they will defeat the new Constitution with the support of the people.” Leader of the National Freedom Front (NFF) MP Wimal Weerawansa said in an interview with Ceylon Today. Excerpts: ?: Where does the Joint Opposition stand after the damning statement about removing temples in the North by Northern Provincial Council Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran? A: Considering the past, racism in the North and East was created by the terrorists named the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) […]

Rise up with MAHINDA in South and rise up with Wiggy in North

7th October 2016 // 0 Comments

After Mahinda lost the presidential election in 2015, and went to Medamulana, it was Wimal, Udaya Gammanpila and Dinesh who brought pressure to bear on Mahinda to continue in politics, because they were aware they have no political future without Mahinda. What Mahinda told them was to hold rallies across the Island and demand him to come back to politics, and Wimal, Gammanpila, Dinesh and Vasu organized these rallies on the theme ‘Rise up with Mahinda’ . The racism that was defeated by the people of the South and the North at the 2015 presidential election was again stoked under this campaign along with Mahinda. ‘Rise up with Mahinda’ campaign was an effort to revive the racism that was buried during the 2015 presidential election. […]