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SLMC Mayoral Candidate for the City of Colombo Shafeek Rajabdeen speaks to the Daily Mirror on being an opposition within the government and the interference of the Defense Ministry in the beautification of Colombo. 
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  • mohamed frazan Friday, 16 September 2011 05:10 AM

    This is a great interview. Well said but i hope u will still stick to ur words.

    Calistus Jayatilleke Friday, 16 September 2011 06:09 AM

    "Opposition within the government" What a contracditory term and sounds more like "opportunist politics" of the SLMC where they are aiming at enjoying the best of both worlds. The right term for such people is "hypocrite".

    Calistus Jayatilleke Friday, 16 September 2011 06:10 AM

    "Opposition within the government" What a contracditory term and sounds more like "opportunist politics" of the SLMC where they are aiming at enjoying the best of both worlds. The right term for such people is "hypocrite".

    mohamed frazan Friday, 16 September 2011 07:50 AM

    KEEP THE GOOD WRK GOING

    ashok Saturday, 17 September 2011 08:44 AM

    We heard many interviews like yours but till the interference of the defence ministry Colombo was a city filled with shanties,pavement dealers,smelling and pot holed roads with full of rubbish everywher.Now you see the difference?So please and please stay away from talking rubbish.How many years UNP and the people like you governed this city?Did anybody at least tried to clean the roads?So please try to be honest and not gain profits from talking rubbish.

    Munir Friday, 16 September 2011 09:09 AM

    The best choice for COLOMBO he can
    Win

    Munir Friday, 16 September 2011 09:03 AM

    He can win best choice

    Ramesh Wednesday, 14 September 2011 11:45 AM

    I wish you all the best....................................................................

    Mohamed Hassan Wednesday, 14 September 2011 01:18 PM

    Very strong interview. Very well said. Good luck.

    ruwanthi sudhubanda Sunday, 18 September 2011 05:02 AM

    is this such a major finding? SLMC has always played to the winning side. They always wait to see who wins the election and then throw their support to the winning side. That is their stated methodology for success. They have always been opportunists and will always be opportunists. They have also suggested they be mediators between the Sinhalese and the Tamils!! Really? This is like a monkey trying to equally divide two blocks of cheese to appease the stakeholders by biting off a little bit from one block and then the other, in a purported effort to equalize the weights on the scale.

    Ariya Sunday, 18 September 2011 05:16 AM

    These Rajabdeens are not good and trustworthy people. Can you tell us why, Shafeek?

    Bayazid J Sunday, 18 September 2011 06:42 AM

    well said about governement acountibility.

    Bayazid J Sunday, 18 September 2011 06:44 AM

    We support you for Colombo Mayor

    silva Friday, 16 September 2011 02:13 AM

    What experience do you have to undertake such a big responsibility ? What are your educational qualifications ? We need an educated person with a proven background to be the Mayor of Colombo .Neither the SLMC nor the UNP candidate fill the bill.

    imran Thursday, 15 September 2011 09:52 AM

    First forward your work plan in writing

    Ahmed Thursday, 15 September 2011 09:54 AM

    You will not lose,whether you win or lose.

    Imran Hussein Sunday, 18 September 2011 12:09 PM

    He has been asked to contest by MR in order to devide UNP votes. Shafik is a good man I know but now he is playing for MR Bros & sons & Co. Ltd.


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