I saved Mahinda from the electric chair-MS

2016-02-13 22:24:03

President Maithripala Sirisena said that he is the one who saved former President Mahinda Rajapaksa from being sent to the electric chair.

He said that former President Rajapaksa claimed that if he (Maithripala) became the President of the country, he (Mahinda) would be send to the electric chair over alleged war crimes. "But my government was able to save him from being sent to the electric chair,” President Sirisena said addressing an event in Welikanda, Polonnaruwa today.

He also said the entire country would be developed without developing selected areas in the country.

  Comments - 21

  • fawzan Saturday, 13 February 2016 23:58

    Why you want to save a person from his crime? Are you part of that crime too?

    Reply : 0       2

    Amarasooriya Sunday, 14 February 2016 01:07

    This is a very serious matter bullying.......

    Reply : 1       1

    gayan Sunday, 14 February 2016 02:12

    If MR gets the chair so will you as the acting defence minister including the last days of the war.

    Reply : 0       2

    Kinki Sunday, 14 February 2016 02:28

    The electric chair does not exist any more. The people of Sri Lanka were not born yesterday my3.

    Reply : 1       1

    CitizenPerera Sunday, 14 February 2016 03:18

    You too are an accomplice to the same chair. How can you distance yourself from Mahinda?

    Reply : 0       2

    Don Sethan Sunday, 14 February 2016 03:42

    Had MR knew you saved him from the E chair he would have gladly sat on it man...get real ..!!! LOL !!

    Reply : 0       2

    Lanka Sunday, 14 February 2016 05:17

    Where is the "electric chair"?

    Reply : 0       2

    Manel Sunday, 14 February 2016 06:05

    You not only saved Mahinda, you saved the entire country from electric chair of Mahinda. THANK you sir..

    Reply : 1       1

    Velansiya Sunday, 14 February 2016 06:57

    More work less talk please....

    Reply : 1       1

    raj Sunday, 14 February 2016 07:19

    if MR did not commit any war crimes, there is no need to save MR from electric chair.

    Reply : 0       2

    Leo Sunday, 14 February 2016 07:41

    We dont see this development. Is it been done in secret. via DM Android App

    Reply : 0       2

    Cristo Sunday, 14 February 2016 08:27

    MR will always claim the world is against him it gets him the nationalist vote ...time for a new record

    Reply : 1       1

    Saman Sunday, 14 February 2016 09:32

    Well said statement sir.

    Reply : 2       0

    punishment Sunday, 14 February 2016 11:00

    No need to save the corrupted politician.. Let him get the punishment

    Reply : 1       1

    Dutchy Sunday, 14 February 2016 14:14

    The contract works out for both!

    Reply : 0       2

    iemerald Sunday, 14 February 2016 14:28

    what what electric chair? is my3 on something to come out with crap like that.i am no lover of MR but this is ridiculous. this is something modawansa/buruwansa and co would come out with.

    Reply : 0       2

    Damitha Aus Sunday, 14 February 2016 14:35

    Now time to save the family ,

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    prince Monday, 15 February 2016 10:01

    We choose u for Good Governance and to punished the culprits, NOT TO SAVE Them i am afraid!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Put him behind Bars for rest of his LIFE

    Reply : 1       1

    kaboos Monday, 15 February 2016 10:58

    Electric chair is only a deterrent . These politician will lay down our lives for their country.

    Reply : 0       2

    karth Monday, 15 February 2016 16:19

    You save him and if he gets another chance to come back to power he will send you to that chair.

    Reply : 0       1

    Rohan Monday, 15 February 2016 16:48

    You can only say that to people in your Polonaruwa. Everyone else know there is no such a thing as E chair.

    Reply : 0       1

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