The candidate of the National People’s Power (NPP) and the leader of the JVP Comrade Anura Dissanayake was warmly welcomed by a massive crowd when he attended another rally of the NPP held at Kegalle yesterday (1st).
The rally was addressed by Comrade Anura Dissanayake, Comrade Wasantha Dissanayaka of Revolutionary Socialist Center, Attorney at Law Harshana Nanayakkara, the Member of the Political Bureau of the United Left Front Sanath Pathirana, the National Organizer of National Front for Good Governance Naja Mohamed, the President of ’71 Sansadaya’ H.P. Ariyadasa and the JVP Leader for Kegalle District Comrade Gamini Rathnayake.
The Vice President of the Mawanella branch of National Intellectuals Organization (NIO) Retired Principal Mohammed Hasheem Mohamed Afaan, the Treasurer of NIO branch at Mawanella former Parliamentary Translator M.R.M. Iqbal, Ms Mangalika Tennekone and Ms Sepali Ekanayake of the Progressive Women’s Collective, Dr. Chinthaka Perera – Lecturer in the University of Colombo, the JVP Member for the Kegalle Municipality Comrade Laksiri Jayantha, Mr Senarath Kahadeniya – Chartered Engineer, JVP Member of the Kegalle Pradeshiya Sabha Pradeep Priyantha, Dr. Nandana Malalgela – Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities in Rajarata University and artist Susantha Piyasiri were also present.