It was recently reported that a large number of vehicles had stalled at various locations due to having been fuelled with contaminated diesel.
The official vehicle of Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe had stalled along the way with the latest incident in this spate of events being reported today, when the official vehicle of the Deputy Education Minister had stalled in the Wellawaya area.
Deputy Minister of Education Vijith Vijayamuni De Zoysa had been travelling
to attend a wedding ceremony when his vehicle had unexpectedly stalled along the way.
Subsequently the minister with aid of another vehicle had reached the venue.
These were the views expressed by the deputy minister in this regard.