The United National Party states that the government should make it a priority to disburse employees of all sectors with a 10,000 rupee increment.
Addressing a meeting with UNP trade unionists party Leader Ranil Wickramasinghe went onto say that the people should take to the streets if there concerns are not addressed in this regard.
Meanwhile the National Trade Union Centre had requested of the government for a recent increment.
Chairman of the NTC former parliamentarian K.D. Lal Kantha during a recent media briefing called on the government to offer employees of all sectors with an increment of rupees 13 thousand 442 & 50 cents.