Hirunews Logo
Minister+Weerakkody+Slams+JO+For+Unethical+Use+Of+Child+In+Protest+March
Tuesday, 02 August 2016 - 15:41
Minister Weerakkody Slams JO For Unethical Use Of Child In Protest March
19

Shares
2,375

Views

Minister of Petroleum and Gas Chandima Weerakkody today (02nd) slammed the Joint Opposition (JO) for their use of a child in the ‘Jana Satana’ Paada Yathra protest march which concluded yesterday (01st).

Speaking at a press conference at Colombo, he showed video footage of the incident and criticized it strongly.

In the video, United Peoples’ Freedom Alliance (UPFA) MP Namal Rajapaksa is seen carrying the child on his shoulder while the child is waving and shouting slogans.

Minister Weerakkody also hit out at the Joint Opposition for hooting at the SLFP headquarters, pointing out that those who marched could not be genuine SLFP members if they could do such an indecent act against the party headquarters.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
175 Views
5,459 Views
4,057 Views
12,394 Views
20,422 Views
59,328 Views
Top