Leader of the JVP Anura Kumara Dissanayake saya the government must stop putting the people’s lives in harms way and heed the advice of health authorities to control the spread of the coronavirus.
Speaking to media in Colombo, the MP accused the State of gambling with public lives.
He called on the government to take correct decisions and not ones that people ridicule.
The Parliamentarian stressed people are dying and it has become a gamble.
MP Dissanayake added deaths and cases have become a mere numbers game for national leaders.
He called on the President to take strict decisions considering the democracy and follow directives issued by health authorities.