Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna General Secretary Tilvyn Silva says that the Maithripala-Ranil Government has completely failed in keeping the promises given to the people just before the Presidential Election which was held on January 08 and brought then Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena to the office of the President defeating Mahinda Rajapaksa.
JVP’s General Secretary said that the MPs have taken the Parliament to spend their night inside and play card games, but have failed to get a draft of nationally important passed. He also charged that this anarchy situation was not a matter to surprise, but it was created by a section of the society.
The price of essential items has gone up and it directly affects on the Cost of Living. Though the 19th Amendment was brought and passed, so far the Government has failed to set up the Constitutional Council so far. He also questioned the certified price for (Rs 50) and said not a single farmer had sold their harvest at certified price, but for Rs 30 or below forty.
He also charges Sri Lanka Freedom Party for their behavior for dissolution of the Parliament soon. “They have personal agendas. One thinks about the post of Opposition Leader. Another thinks about making former President the PM candidate. Meanwhile, another wishes an early election. They don’t have a clear vision about what country needs at present.