Prime Minister inspects Hambantota airport and port

hambantota_xinhuaPrime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today inspected the Hambantota airport and port and several other projects in the area.

Transport Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva and Ports and Shipping Minister Arjuna Ranatunga accompanied the Prime Minister during the inspection tour.

Both projects were termed as “white elephants” by the United National Party when it was in the opposition.

However now theĀ United National Party led Government has decided to develop the Hambantota airport and port. (Colombo Gazette)


  1. Well, they came to power by shouting lie after lie and still trying to perpetuate the very same lies. Now of course they have to swallow their pride, take on and utilise the marathon workload left behind by the MR regime ! Hope they can manage it !!

  2. Mara, I think they will take on the work-load, without the corruption of your namesake. There is nothing else but to look at what is possible and do the best.


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