Opposition leader says how the reduced prices of goods would skyrocket later-Video
Opposition Leader Ranil Wickramasinghe said although the prices of several consumer goods were reduced by a gazette that targeted an imminent election, the same prices could be increased by another gazette after the election.
The opposition leader made this statement to the media after a meeting with the representatives from the collective of government, semi government and private sector unions at the Opposition Leader’s office this morning.
He also said that his party would support the demonstration organized by the collective of government, semi government and private sector unions.
The collective will hold the protest on the 21st of this month in front of the Fort Railway Station demanding economic relief for the masses in the forthcoming budget.