Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna presidential candidate Gotabhaya Rajapakse says that a housing scheme will be introduced for middle class citizens. He said that his aim is to implement apartment schemes that could be purchased by middle income owners. During a public rally at Mount Lavinia yesterday, he said that a youth work force with skills will be built to get high salaries in the face of world economic trends. Meanwhile the agreement to establish Sri Lanka Nidahas Podujana Sandanaya which includes 17 parties including Sri Lanka Freedom Party and Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna was signed this morning.
- The Chairman of the Elections Commission points out that there is no possibility of committing election frauds
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