Saturday, 31 May 2014 - 19:30
Current system needs to change - says Opposition Leader; Slow progress is good - statement from Speaker.-Video
Opposition Leader Ranil Wickramasinghe states that the time has come for a change in the political, economic and social systems in the country.
The Opposition Leader made this statement while speaking at a ceremony held in Monaragala to commemorate 25 years in the Political Career of UNP MP Ranjith Maddumabandara.
Elaborating further, the opposition leader said that we ourselves can see the shortcomings of the current systems in place, and that we need to think about it.
Speaking further he stated that the current system has been used for as much as it can be and that a new system should be put in place.
Speaker of the House Chamal Rajapakse also took part in the function and the speaker stated that slow progress is a good thing in politics.