Monday, January 19, 2009

Govt. did not make war a ‘beggar’s wound’: MR

By Sandun A. Jayasekera in Naula, Dambulla

(DM)President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday said the present Government had been extremely successful in its war effort against LTTE terrorism as it did not make the military operations into a ‘beggar’s wound’ like previous regimes.

Addressing the first presidential propaganda rally for the forthcoming Central and North-western Provincial Council polls at the public grounds at Naula in Dambulla, President Rajapaksa said the day would not be far when the security forces would push Prabhakaran and the remaining group of LTTE terrorists now restricted to a small portion in Mullaitivu to the sea. Full Text