Our Leaders – Mr. D.B. Wijethunga
The United National Party is the party that rendered the most service to this country. The following is the enormous service rendered to this country by the people friendly leaders who were committed to such tasks.
President D B Wijethunga is the only leader of this country who was from the upcountry. Although his tenure lasted for a short while several steps were taken for the upliftment of the Economic and Political stability of the country out of which the complete liberation of the Eastern Province from terrorists was significant.
Several other sectors were also developed by understanding the aspirations of the public.