A book titled ”Janadhipathi Thaththa” written by Chathurika Sirisena, daughter of President Maithripala Sirisena was launched this morning.
The launch took place under the auspices of President Sirisena, at the BMICH.
In her book, Chathurika Sirisena speaks about the story of how a person born to an ordinary farming family becomes the president of the country.
Information regarding the terrorist attack carried out at President Maithripala Sirisena and certain secrets behind the 2015 Presidential Election are also included in this book.
”Janadhipathi Thaththa” is the first biography written by a daughter of a President in Sri Lanka.
“..I am the daughter of a man who made politics his life. None of us can determine the manner we will be born. When I was small, I did not understand the impact of politics in our lives, but I did notice a difference in the lives of the families of my friends, when compared to mine. The difference was that there was always activity at our house and it was always full of people. My father, who is the President of this country today, is a very simple man. It is very clear, that some day in the future he will give up all of his power and walk out of his office with a clean slate. That is a promise..”