The UNP says that Power and Energy Minister Pavitraa Vanniaarachchi has produced the year’s best joke.
UNP MP Dr. Jayalath Jayawardhana said so while expressing his views with regard to the statement Minister Pavitraa Vanniaarachchi made in parliament yesterday.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s monthly meeting with media heads was held at Temple Trees yesterday.
Participating in this meeting the subject Minister said that the electricity tariff increase did not have a serious impact on ordinary people.
UNP MP Dr. Jayalath Jayawardhana holds the following view with regard to this.
The JVP staged a protest against the electricity bill increase last night by engaging in a campaign of lighting candles in the Maharagama town.
On this occasion JVP MP Sunil Handunetti expressing his views stated as follows: