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I will attack like eagles do: Maithri


2 March 2020 05:14 pm - 5     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Former President Maithripala Sirisena said on Sunday that he would attack just like eagles do.

He said this while participating in the launching of the Sri Lanka Podujana Nidahas Sandanaya Polonnaruwa election office.

“Recently when I was taking a walk, I noticed a cormorant catching a fish and started to eat it on top of a rock nearby. No sooner it started to eat; an eagle which hovered in the sky snatched the fish from the cormorant. We will also attack in a similar manner,” he said.


  Comments - 5

  • Raja Senanayake Tuesday, 03 March 2020 11:34 AM

    Tough talk from President Sirisena. But hardly becoming of his position.

    Zulkifli Nazim Tuesday, 03 March 2020 12:03 PM

    Wonder where he will get the wings from?

    Snake In the Grass Tuesday, 03 March 2020 12:21 PM

    You are no Eagle Mr Ex President but a Snake

    Anthony Tuesday, 03 March 2020 12:56 PM

    Too late. Who will vote for you. Wishful thinking.

    Shame we had chameleons to lead Tuesday, 03 March 2020 01:33 PM

    Some walk back to their vomit as dogs do. All noise NATO

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