The All Island Food Vendors Union called a media briefing in Colombo yesterday.
National Coordinator Asela Sampath speaking at the media briefing stated that due to the current economic situation, they need to increase the prices of their goods.
He added that they can not continue their trade without increasing the prices.
We spoke to Secretary of the Ministry of Consumer Welfare Sunil S Sirisena regarding this matter.
The secretary stated that the vendors can continue to provide good wholesome food at the current prices.