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President addresses public rally in Galle
Fri, Mar 26, 2010, 07:51 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Mar 26, Galle: Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa today addressed a massive public rally at Galle Samanala Ground in support of the district's ruling party candidates at the upcoming general elections next month.
Chief Minister of Southern Province Shan Wijelal de Silva, Southern Province Council member Sajin Vass Gunawardena and ruling party candidates from Galle District also participated in the rally.
Earlier in the day President Rajapaksa opened the Southern Province branch of the National Institute of Business Management in Galle.
This institute was constructed at a cost of Rs. 900 million under the direction of Vocational Training Minister Piyasena Gamage.
(Pictures by Sudath Silva)