Minister CB Rathnayake says the government has taken measures to stabilise the economy despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
Speaking during a media briefing in Colombo today, Minister Rathnayake said they have made adequate preparations to tackle the economic issues.
The Minister said although they require to print money to handle certain situations, the present administration has been able to steer the country in the correct path.
He said the government has been able to initiate development projects including the construction of airports and ports despite economic hardships over the years.
Minister CB Rathnayake said therefore they have necessary plans to develop the country while providing concessions to the general public.