COLOMBO (NewsRadio); The Ceylon Workers’ Congress says it has not decided to vote in favour or against the 2023 Budget thus far.
Speaking to media in Kandy, CWC General Secretary Parliamentarian Jeevan Thondaman noted that if the 2023 Budget proposes to provide relief to residents in plantation areas and uplift their economy, the party will support it.
MP Thondaman confirmed that he has held several rounds of discussions with President Ranil Wickremesinghe as well.
Reports previously suggested that the CWC may join the government and support the President.
President Ranil Wickremesinghe is scheduled to deliver the 2023 Budget speech on the 14th of November.