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Wed, 27 May 2020
A lady holding a very high post in the Western province – incidentally a member of the medical profession - has issued a standing order that all seeking an audience with her should first sanitize their hands with a disinfectant made available at th
Green Diyawanna members are reportedly joining the Punchi Dasa-led alliance in droves. Most of them are said to be planning to make the alliance their new political haven.
The new Number One recently denounced attempts by some people at seeking high office by influencing him through third parties adding such attempts would never succeed.
A political high-up in the upcountry estate sector who had been a critic of the Pohottuwa government has suddenly become an admirer of the new government and the Big Boss, they say.
When a committee was appointed by the Big Boss to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus, the medics’ trade union had also assured their ready co-operation.
A person who was appointed to a very high post in a State-owned key media institution was summarily removed three days after his assuming duties.
A Green party heavyweight from the Colombo district – by the way, his name too was proposed for the secretarial post of the Greens-led alliance – was having a serious discussion with several party men the other day.
A former party leader who later cast his lot with the Green party has found himself at crossroads in his political career, they say.
A provincial politico from an area with a historic rock has become the butt of an unusual joke these days, they say.
This blabby politico from a cool clime in the upcountry getting ready to enter the fray at upcoming general poll had found his own brother a formidable threat to his Diyawanna ambitions for the latter with ties to an opposition party had been plannin
A majority of employees from a minority community appointed to the main hospital in the central province on the recommendation of a former political authority are said to be busy making a fast buck as tuk-tuk drivers neglecting their duties.
There was an outcry over the shifting of the Agriculture Ministry to a building owned by a popular film star at a hefty cost. The monthly rent that cost the exchequer had been Rs. 23 million!
A state purohita from Rajarata has started the usual game of abusing power, they say.
Some politicos become clever conjurors as well after being raised to purohita status, they say.
It would be a matter for happiness for many to hear that there are at least a few decent and principled politicos in the country.
There are two state purohitas in the government who are highly disillusioned with their current status, they say.
The Blue party leadership is facing a revolt within the party these days, they say.
Several individuals and groupings in the Green party had during the past few months tried their level best to bring about an understanding between the party leader and Punchi Dasa without success. Later, they all had given up the effort deciding that
A move is said to be afoot to shift the country’s flag carrier – airlines office in the central province to a new building involving a much higher monthly rent.
“I am going to be the party leader soon. Therefore, please advise our party members and supporters to cast their vote for me only without bothering to mark their preference for any other candidate at the upcoming general poll.”
The businessmen in this city had hosted the prominent politicos in the area to a party where liquor had flowed freely. A young Diyawanna politico of a political party in the bud had been the main guest at the party.
The secretariat of the Western Provincial Council has got severely congested following the province’s new fair governing one recently shifting to its building along with her 60-strong office staff, they say.
Three Green party heavyweights have decided to retire from politics come the next general poll which is only a few months away. The trio represents the Gampaha, Kurunegala and Matara districts.
There are many people who have got panicky about the continuing unfolding of conversation recordings by the actor-turned politico.
A large majority in the Green party insists that the party leadership be offered to Punchi Dasa and the latter’s loyalists have vowed to launch a separate political party if the leadership were not conceded.
A tug o’ war over sharing of subjects had been going on for the last two months between the top team members and the state purohitas of the new regime. However, the high authorities recently intervened to devolve subjects from those at the top tabl
Appointing envoys to foreign countries to represent the interests of our country is a responsibility devolved on Number One. He has already taken action to appoint envoys to a number of countries.
A high- level meeting of Pohottuwa was held the other day with Number Two in the Chair. The upcoming general poll came up as an important subject for discussion at this meeting, they say.
There is a blabby political son who made it to Diyawanna from a district in the West. By the way, this young politico brags that he has closely associated with many world leaders and also claims to be an architect of the previous Yahapalanya Regime.
There are strong indications that Punchi Dasa will launch a separate political party if he loses the battle for the leadership.
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