He stated that the same claims were levelled versus the government throughout the construction of the Mahinda Rajapaksa Vidyalaya, however today students are mastering their studies at this school.

Minister Gunawardena also noted that the government has a clear strategy to win all challenges before them, adding that the federal government is in the procedure of winning the Covid-19 difficulty and creating ahead in its advancement drive. He likewise included that the federal government will construct the worldwide cricket stadium in Diyagama, Homagama and likewise establish an unique sports university where professional athletes could obtain their degrees and even doctorates.

He stated that 26 acres of land has been assigned for the task from the Mahinda Rajapaksa sports stadium and the ICC and SLC will make the investment.In the first stage 40,000 seating capability will be built with another 60,000 seats being included the 2nd stage total with parking and other facilities.

The entire project is estimated to cost $ 30 million and will take around 3 years to be completed.According to the minister the golden age of development was experienced during the Rajapaksa program in between 2010 to 2014, but the economy collapsed after 2015, However, he included that with the experiences gained from the Coronavirus pandemic, procedures have actually been executed to implement the Gotabhaya Rajapaksa’s plans for a prosperous Sri Lanka and take the nation towards a new age.