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Mon, 25 May 2020
There was a leading security service firm with close ties to the regime led by the former strongman, now Number Two in the country.
The ruling party has already finalized their National List, they say.
A cold war between a political Guru and his pupil is said to be raging in the Pulatisipura political arena.
The former Number One from Pulatisipura had got offended on learning that the former strongman – now Number Two – had referred to him simply by name while making a statement to media recently.
Given no end to the problems bedevilling the Green party in sight, several unhappy Green Diyawanna members had found a new friend in a Pohottuwa bigwig, they say.
Most Green Diyawanna members supporting the new Punchi Dasa-led alliance are said to be calling on the party’s city stalwart to ask him to throw his full weight behind the alliance. Some of them are said to be those who have had a good time in the
There was a Diyawanna politico who had once made it a practice to pay courtesy calls on the former strongman both in the morning and the afternoon.
Being a shrewd person himself, the security service firm owner videotaped his conversations with the leading businessman and the artful politico from the South. The security service firm owner paid the ‘price’ the duo demanded. However, he only g
A request by a politico for a helicopter ride to attend an important meeting at the periphery was curtly turned down by the Big Boss, they say.
The raging rivalry between two politicos – a veteran and a young man – in an area of ancient kingdom fame has become a typical replay of the well-known Guttila – Musila Jataka story in Buddhist literature, say the people in the area.
A prominent political high-up who once had to languish in the State lodge for shooting off his mouth had to face a very embarrassing situation the other day due to letting his tongue loose at an official conference held in an area with a cool climate
There are several Green Diyawanna members who already fear that their chances of returning to the council through the ballot are slim.
There is a former purohita now in hot water over his doings in the yahapalanaya days.There are allegations that this politico had become super-rich overnight as an owner of large estates and other sources of income.
There is a Diyawanna politico from the North who was elected on the Betel leaf alliance ticket at the last general poll.
A certain high post holder in the Green party decided the other day to give up his post. He is known to be a loyalist of the Green leader.His decision to quit his post followed accusations by Saji’s intimates that he was obstructing the party leade
The Blue group that launched a struggle to protect the Blue party under stewardship of the former Madam have now found themselves left high and dry.
The top team member of the government referred to in this story is handling several key subjects. He was elected from the Colombo district. A young man from a distant place the other day called on this top team member to request help regarding a pers
The Green party radicals formed a new alliance and decided to contest the polls under the ‘Heart’ symbol.
The main character of this story is a former political high-up currently holding the position of a resident manager of a Mahaweli Zone.
The uniformed men had the other day seized a large haul of moonshine while being transported in a lorry by a businessman, known to be a buddy of a prominent politico.
This blabby politico who suffered defeat at the last general poll had got an earful from a ruling party bigwig when he complained that no development project had got going in his electorate since the present regime taking power.
There is a good demand for both popular willow- wielders and film stars in the country’s political arena. Therefore, more than a dozen from categories are said to be getting set to enter the next race.
The former big boss from Pulatisipura has entered into political activity in his home turf in a big way, they say.
A group of Blue organizers had the other day called on the party boss with a long tale of woe.
Fortune hunters are a breed that appear on the scene whenever a new government takes office.
A tug o’war over the secretarial post of the newly formed Greens-led political alliance continued for the last two or three weeks.
The new Samagi Balavegaya led by Punchi Dasa who has now outmanoeuvred the Green leader is set to embark on its new political journey.
The Green party members are said to be lining up these days to obtain the membership of the newly floated ‘Heart’ alliance.
A group of Green stalwarts who met behind locked doors at a high-end hotel in the upcountry the other day had shared grave misgivings about their getting due recognition by the party hierarchy at the upcoming general poll.
An owner of a theatre hall in the city has reportedly been appointed to a very high post by a top political authority.
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