Leader of the National Congress A.L.M. Athaulla says he fully supports the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa. He says his party aspires to help create a situation in which everybody lives in peace and friendship without communal or religious differences. The National Congress Leader led a party delegation that met with Gotabaya Rajapaksa Yesterday. For his part, the SLPP presidential candidate commended the National Congress for its support since 2005 towards eliminating terrorism, restoring peace and developing the country.
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