UPFA Presidential candidate President Mahinda Rajapaksa's election manifesto launched today.
According to Presidential spokesman Mohan Samaranayake, the launching ceremony of this manifesto ‘Mahinda Chinthana Lowa Dinana Maga’ was took place at the BMICH under the patronage of President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
The President introduced his first manifesto at the 2005 Presidential election under the theme Mahinda Chinthanaya and his election manifesto for the 2010 Presidential election was Mahinda Chinthana Idiri Dekma.
The new manifesto launched today is based on the 2005 and 2010 election manifestos. Political analysts said this manifesto may contain more pragmatic policies for social and economic development of the country.
They said the government has fulfilled a majority of pledges in the 2005 and 2010 election manifestos and some policies contained in these two policy documents are being successfully implemented.
UPFA leaders, ministers and academics led by the Maha Sangha are expected to participate in the launch today.