SLFP General Secretary Dayasiri Jayaseka today vowed to make the grand old party of the down trodden and anti-capitalists the most powerful political force in the country within four months, with the aim of winning all three elections this year.
“The founding father of the SLFP, late Prime Minister S.W.R.D.Bandaranaike quit the UNP in July, 1953, to form the SLFP against extremist left and capitalist policies with socialist democratic policies or the middle path,” he said.
He made these remarks after assuming duties as the General Secretary of the SLFP at the party head office at Darley Road, Colombo.
He said in his work plan for the party in the next four months, the priority would be given to unite all those who distanced from the party. “Our motto for victory must be the unity among all patriotic, nationalist, socialist and anti UNP forces. We have no much difference in policies with the SLPP or any other party in the joint opposition.
Therefore, all these progressive forces with same line of thinking must be united and face the forthcoming Provincial, Presidential and Parliamentary polls as one common front against the UNP. I hope this will not be a difficult task if we all work to achieve this objective as one,” Mr. Jayasekara stressed. (Sandun A Jayasekera)
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ALIF Friday, 11 January 2019 05:57
What can DAYASIRI do? It’s only his DREAM !!!
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nsathees Friday, 11 January 2019 06:36
So SLFP just missed this guy to be great again!!
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Jack Friday, 11 January 2019 06:45
Add few Diesel engines to give more force
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Ghost Friday, 11 January 2019 07:06
How come he never took the initiative to do so while he was in the UNP to make that party a powerful one???
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MODA BURUWA Friday, 11 January 2019 13:07
He is a jumping jack . SLFP , UNP you name it he was in all . Just a opportunitist in politics like WW .
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LOL Friday, 11 January 2019 07:47
Like he did with Sri Lanka Cricket?
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Matt Friday, 11 January 2019 07:53
Yeah, like how he made Sri Lanka Cricket a powerful force..
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Jude Friday, 11 January 2019 12:45
Huh!! DJ is a Reject !! And soon he'll be Redundant!! Yeah, its matter of time!!!
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Party supporter Friday, 11 January 2019 17:02
Was Dayasiri one of those who received payment fromAloysius?
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