Leader of the Opposition Sajith Premadasa says the government should bear responsibility for the burdens faced by the public.
Speaking at a media briefing today, MP Premadasa said it is the responsibility of the government to meet the needs of a country’s people.
He said the President, the Prime Minister, and the government are self-sufficient adding that it is the rest of the country that is battered by the economic crisis.
Premadasa said they are not affected by the economic crisis.
MP Premadasa added a socio-economic plan is required to move forward and stated that the government must also take a humanitarian approach.
MP Premadasa added the government continues to deceive the people adding that the Samagi Jana Balawegaya continues to fulfil the promises it made as an opposition.