Monthly Archives: August 1994

19 August 1994 – Minister without Portfolio

The General Election of 1994 saw Mrs Bandaranaike’s daughter, Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga sweeping the polls, securing 48.94 percent of the vote and ensuring the return of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party to the helm of politics, as the main partyin the Peoples Alliance, a coalition of political parties. As the senior most politician in the