The JVP says vesting the Kerawalapitiya Power Plant to an American firm through a secretive and controversial agreement is a serious threat to national security.
Speaking during a media briefing this morning, Parliamentarian Vijitha Herath urged the government to withdraw the agreement immediately in order to ensure the rights and security of Lankan citizens.
MP Herath said if the government ensures justice and fairness, such issues will not be taken before the international community.
He said the matter was raised by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet and discussed at the UN General Assembly as well.
He said such incidents can be prevented if necessary steps are taken in due course.
The Parliamentarian said Sri Lankans living overseas are raising concerns over unresolved matters locally adding this was clear through the situations in Italy and New York