The United National Party alleges that the Sri Lankan economy has collapsed since the government has been working according to the advice of the International Monetary Fund.
Speaking at a media briefing held in Colombo yesterday, UNP MP Dr.Harsha De Silva stated that there is no economic development in the country.
Meanwhile a scholar’s conference was organized by the JVP in Chilaw yesterday.
Former JVP MP K D Lal Kantha speaking on the occasion noted that the JVP is not ready to house defectors from the government.
We spoke to Media Spokesperson of the Jathika Hela Urumaya Nishantha Shri Warnasinghe regarding the statement made by K D Lal Kantha.
He stated that although the JHU did agree with the JVP on certain common issues there was no attempt to merge the two parties.