Maithripala Sirisena

Maithripala Sirisena


Mahinda Rajapaksa failed in his attempt to win a third term as President of Sri Lanka tasting defeat at the hands of his one-time confidante  and common opposition candidate, Maithripala Sirisena.

A Sinhala hardliner himself, Sirisena, 63, squeaked past the finishing line in a close contest with the approval of minority voters, besides the liberals and youth among the Sinhalese.



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