The Samagi Jana Balawegaya claims the purpose of the Indian Foreign Secretary’s visit to the Trincomalee oil tank farm was to inquire into the possibility of an Indian take over of the oil tanks.
Speaking during a media briefing today Parliamentarian JC Alawathuwala charged the government of selling state assets to China while on the other hand reaching agreements with an American firm over the Kerawalapitiya Yugadanavi Power Plant.
The MP said they received reports claiming Minister of Energy Udaya Gammanpila had also travelled to Trincomalee.
MP Alawathuwala said the present administration while claiming to engage in geo-politics are selling off assets to the US and India to please them, as a result of the government providing land to China.
The Parliamentarian also claimed US firms will be in charge of power cuts in future.