UPFA's May Day rally in Ampaarai
[TamilNet, Friday, 25 April 2008, 13:25 GMT]
The ruling United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) has decided to hold its May Day rally at Mahaweli Grounds in Dehiyatttakandiya in Ampaarai district. ": We have accepted the challenge to hold the rally outside Colombo for the first time," Minister Dallas Alahaperuma said at a press briefing held in Colombo Thursday, media sources said.
The theme of May Day this year is Unity in Strength, said Minister Maithiripala Sirisena, general secretary of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP), main constituent of the UPFA government led by President Mahinda Rajapakse.