Transport and Civil Aviation Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva has praised Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe as a politician who takes right decision with courage and foresight.
He made this observation, participating in the Vote of Felicitation on Premier Wickremesinghe on his completion of continuous membership of Parliament for over a period of 40 years.
He continued that Ranil Wickremesinghe has developed foreign relations more than any other politician which could be used for the development of the country. The Premier had a distinguished knowledge of history, world history, economy, culture, foreign affairs, finance management and parliamentary democracy. He exhibits his talents, skills and knowledge when taking decisions. He said that the Premier took practical decisions on several occasions due to these reasons - one being to assist President Maithripala Sirisena at the 2015 Presidential election at which the latter won proving Premier Ranil Wickremesinghe’s decision correct.