Presidential candidates of the new democratic front Sajith Premadasa said that his aim is to create a country which will move forward with new thinking, trends, technology and inventions. He pointed out that Sri Lanka should be made a country which can win the world with new thinking. Mr. Premadasa emphasized that he will commit him selves to make the common peoples strength and voice matter at the presidential election. He said that the country needs a leadership that will build the country but not a leadership that would destroy the country.
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- The Prime Minister says a new country will be created by taking forward the aims of former president Ranasinghe Premadasa