Posters displayed on walls, buses, and on huge billboards and cutouts along roadsides in Colombo – Katunayake road praising President Maithripala Sirisena for defeating imperialist forces.
“Planned grand welcome for Maithripala Sirisena returning from UNGA looks/feels like a throwback to Mahinda Rajapaksa days” one commentator in his Facebook.
Here are some tweets
— Shihar Aneez (@shiharaneez) October 2, 2015
— Amantha (@AmanthaP) October 1, 2015