Effective Local Governance: The Foundation for a Functioning Democracy in Sri Lanka

Research team

Shelton Wanasinghe

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ISBN

955-9122-82-7

Published Year

1999

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US$ 15

The truism that is contained in the above quotation was uttered even before Sri Lanka achieved Independence and underscores, prophetically, what in reality , did happen in the country over the past half century and more.