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UNP Trying to Hand-over East to Tigers Again, Says Minister Susil Premajayanatha

Minister Susil Premajayantha in charge of the election campaign for the UPFA told News-Lanka that all things point to a great victory for the people of the East who are determined not to hand over the East to the Tigers again. They reacted well to the President's call to go ahead with the liberation of the East and enter the democratic process. The people will hand a crushing defeat to those trying to bring back the Tigers to the Eastern Province again, he said.

Minister Premajayantha along with Minister Ameer Ali Sihabdeen and SLM Hisbullah participated in an election meeting in Oddamavadi. Subsequently, they had a press conference at the Batticaloa Town Hall. Chanthirakanthan alias Pilliyan, Minister Ameer Ali Sihabdeen, SLM Hisbullah, Pradeep Master and Pirabakaran Sivakeertha, Mayor of Batticaloa participated in the press conference.