The Prime Minister responds to Vigneswaran who spoke aggressively in the Presence of the British Minister
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said that the government is ready to dissolve power thereby strengthening democracy.
He announced this at the National Thaipongal Celebration held at the Weerasingham Hall in Jaffna today.
former president Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga, British State Foreign Affairs Minister Hugo Swire, Northern Provincial Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran, ministers D.M. Swaminadan and /Saagala Rathnayake also participated.
Addressing the ceremony Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran said that the government extends step-motherly treatment to the Northern Provincial Council.
However Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe responded later to Wigneswaran comments in the following manner.
Addressing the ceremony British State Foreign Affairs Minister Hugo Swire said Sri Lanka has embarked on a journey towards development and prosperity.