Government has failed; special statement from Former President Mahinda

Saturday, 22 September 2018 - 12:46

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa stated that the government has failed to control the depreciation of the rupee against the US dollar.

Speaking at a special press briefing convened today at his official residence in Wijerama Road, the former president noted that the country will have to face serious consequences if the depreciation of the rupee is not controlled.

Leader of the National Freedom Front, Parliamentarian Wimal Weerawansa and General Secretary of the Pivithuru Hela Urumaya, MP Udaya Gammanpila also took part in the press briefing.

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