DURING SCHOOL CAREER AT ST. MARY’S
COLLEGE IN NEGOMBO
During school career at St. Mary’s College, Negombo, I was politically active.
I was Hony. Secretary of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party branch at Sea Street,
Negombo.I have been the President of the Youth Organization of the Sri Lanka
Freedom Party.I was also the Hony. Secretary, Sri Lanka Freedom Party,
Central Committee, in Negombo.
SELECTED TO THE NEGOMBO MUNICIPAL COUNCIL
AS THE YOUNGEST MEMBER IN YEAR 1997
In 1997, I was elected to the Negombo Municipal Council as the youngest member obtaining the second highest number of preference votes.
APPOINTED AS THE MAYOR OF
NEGOMBO IN YEAR 2000
Due to a vacancy, in 2000, I was appointed as the Mayor of Negombo. During my tenure of fourteen (14) months as Mayor of Negombo, I succeeded in completing heretofore unprecedented number of development projects in Negombo and for that reason I was elected as the youngest ever mayor of Negombo obtaining the largest number of preference votes at the Local Government
elections held in 2002.
YOUNGEST EVER MAYOR OF NEGOMBO OBTAINING
THE LARGEST NUMBER OF PREFERENCE VOTES
AT THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS
HELD IN YEAR 2002
The number of preference votes obtained by me at that election was the largest number obtained by any candidate in the whole island at the 2002 local Government elections.
PROVINCIAL COUNCIL ELECTION IN YEAR 2004
HIGHEST NUMBER OF PREFERENCE
VOTES IN NEGOMBO
At the Provincial Council election of 2004, with your blessings, I won the Negombo seat by a majority of 4000 votes, obtaining the highest number of preference votes in Negombo. I was elected to the Western Provincial Council with the fifth (5) highest number of preference votes amongst the Sri Lanka Freedom Party candidates in the Gampaha District.
ONCE AGAIN SELECTED AS THE MAYOR OF
NEGOMBO WITH A PREFERENCE VOTE OF OVER
Once again selected as the mayor of negombo with a preference vote of over fifteen thousand in year 2006
ELECTING WITH THE 2ND HIGHEST NUMBER OF
VOTES (76,156) IN GAMPAHA DISTRICT PROVINCIAL
COUNCIL IN YEAR 2009
Once again selected as the Western Provincial Council with the 2nd highest number of preference votes amongst the Sri Lanka Freedom Party candidates in the Gampaha District in year 2009