Presidential Candidate of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Gotabhaya Rajapaksa stated that the nation is proud since the end of the war. He said this addressing a programme held at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute yesterday. He also said that a war heroes parade was introduce to create the unity and pride for the nation. He also stated that during the previous Rajapaksa regime facilities were provided to accommodate problems faced by the Police service.
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