Ready to retire: Minister Ekanayake

19 May 2014 11:35 am - 14     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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The Deputy Minister of Higher Education Nandimithra Ekanayake said today that he was ready to retire from politics.

“The time has come for us to retire.  The opportunity should be given for the intellectuals and not for the dumb,” he said at a function held at the Ukuwela Divisional Secretariat.

He said there are politicians at present who steal half of the funds estimated for one kilometre to construct a road. “They build only half a kilometre from the estimated funds,” he said. (Mahesh Keerthiratne)

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  • sheka Monday, 19 May 2014 10:50 PM

    another political move... via DM Android App

    samarethunge Tuesday, 20 May 2014 04:13 AM

    Never heard of him.

    rw Monday, 19 May 2014 06:11 PM

    yes minister. not for dumb. via DM Android App

    old citizen Monday, 19 May 2014 06:05 PM

    Please do.

    gona Monday, 19 May 2014 06:19 PM

    Dont we all know that via DM iPad app

    Ane Mage Kata Monday, 19 May 2014 11:48 PM

    Yes Sir.. ur correct but i think to day U forgot to take your tablet. via DM Android App

    Herbert Kapuwatte Monday, 19 May 2014 06:22 PM

    Only ready to retire !!!

    NEESHA Tuesday, 20 May 2014 09:12 AM

    hityath retire vagene.amuthuven retire venna deyak na..

    NEESHA Tuesday, 20 May 2014 09:14 AM

    kohomath retire ne..aluthen retire venna deyak na..

    jayantha Tuesday, 20 May 2014 09:19 AM

    jarawa madiwela wage

    Goluwa Monday, 19 May 2014 07:03 PM

    The dumbest of all dumb politicians. He had taken over 20 years to realise this. Prove your assertion by retiring with dignity. Or else you might claim that you were talking in your sleep. via DM iPad app

    people Tuesday, 20 May 2014 07:10 AM

    Well said minister , but he can't point out

    mohamed asfar Tuesday, 20 May 2014 11:22 AM

    who are you and why are you crying ?

    kith udugama Tuesday, 20 May 2014 08:12 AM

    anay kos ata meeya , please, please, please, retire,
    You are useless any way.


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