Minister of Water Supply and Drainage A. L. M. Athaullah of Sri Lanka

Minister Athaullah said the Government intends developing all the hospitals along the coastal belt in the Ampara district.
Athaullah said the nation should be thankful to President Mahinda Rajapaksa for liberating the Eastern province from the LTTE and implementing massive development projects.
appoint Shahibdeen Zubairdeen as the new party leader.
Athaullah was done in such secrecy his own party, Ashraff’s Congress, was kept in total darkness.
Subairdeen, who called Athaullah’s action a betrayal and ‘one of the dirtiest a person can do’ said none of them knew about the Muslim National Alliance (MNA) which Athaullah had formed.