President Mahinda Rajapaksa addressed rallies in Badulla and Moneragala districts on Sunday (Dec 21). President Rajapaksa waving to supporters as he arrives at Hali Ela for a meeting organised by Minister Dilan Perera (pic by Sudath Silva)

Govt: Sirisena admits

his involvement in

foreign conspiracy

By Shamindra Ferdinando

Top SLFP spokesman Minister Dullas Alahapperuma yesterday claimed that the Maithripala Sirisena’s camp had unwittingly admitted its involvement in an international conspiracy aimed at ousting incumbent President Mahinda Rajapaksa.

Minister Alahapperuma was responding to a UNP declaration that the country could avoid punitive UN action by thwarting a third term for President Rajapaksa.



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What’s Sri Lanka’s best overseas Test win?
1995 Napier
1995 Faisalabad
1998 London Oval
2011 Durban
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