The JVP proclaims that they are all set to debate publicly over the non reduction of fuel prices by the Ceylon Petroleum Corporation.
Heated debates arose with regards to the reduction of fuel prices following a statement made by the JVP general secretary at a press conference where party general secretary Tilwin Silva stated that despite world oil prices coming down the fuel prices in Sri Lanka have gone up.
Our news team spoke to Minister of Petroleum Industries Susil Premjayanth with regards to the statement made by the JVP general secretary and he had this to say.
However the JVP releasing a statement today stated that they are ready for a debate with regards to the oil prices.
JVP politburo member Anura Kumara Dissanayaka had this to say...
Meanwhile the UNP had called a press conference today where party general secretary Tissa Attanayaka stated that the government has no methodology to let the general public enjoy the benefits of the reduction of oil prices in the world market.