Gammanpila to respond to SLPP allegations

Amani Nilar | Published: 10:15 AM Jun 13 2021
Local Gammanpila to respond to SLPP allegations

Minister of Energy Udaya Gammanpila says that he is ready to respond to the allegations, levelled by the SLPP Secretary Sagara Kariyawasam, on fuel price hike.

In a tweet, Minister Gammanpila says that a press conference will be gathered at 02:00 p.m. today (13), to Kariyawasam's statement that called for his resign from ministerial portfolio.

Kariyawasam issuing a statement yesterday (12), charged that the Minister should be held responsible for the fuel price hike and should resign immediately for taking ill-timed decision that put Government in difficult situation.

Meanwhile, Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa has also responded to Kariyawasam's statement, mentioning that SLPP should be more responsible in their actions.

Amani Nilar | Published: 10:15 AM Jun 13 2021

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