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Voting volley!Project For Against Queensbury 112 42 Waterfront 112 44 Lake Leisure 109 44
JHU explains why it is flashing “Red”The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) yesterday said it had decided to vote against the three gazette notifications permitting the setting up of a mixed development project and flashed a red light at the Government, which was veering off from its stated principles in creating a national economy. JHU Parliamentarian Athuraliye Rathana Thera said the party was not attempting to topple the Government but was showing it where it was going wrong. “We supported the President to take office in 2005 and 2010 to create a national economy and move towards a better society. But we have our doubts now whether this Government moving towards that objective,” he said.
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