The members of the All Island Farmers Federation have launched a protest march from Hingurakgoda requesting the Government to release a Parliamentary Act certifying the increase in the price of a kilogram of Paddy to 40 rupees.
According to our reporter in the area farmers from several regions including Hingurakgoda, Medirigiriya, Kawudulla and Minneriya have taken part in this protest march.
Our reporter also added that the protest march had reached Minneriya by now.
Speaking to our News Team while engaged in the Protest March DNA
Parliamentarian Anura Kumara Dissanayaka had this to say…