Cabinet Spokesman Minister Dullas Alahapperuma says there is no internal crisis within the government.
When inquired by media regarding the letter directed to the President calling for a lockdown, signed by leaders of 10 political parties affiliated with the government, and the allegations hurled by the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna regarding the incident, Minister Alahapperuma said all parties within an alliance have the right to express their views.
He added it is not an obstruction to the government’s stability. Minister Alahapperuma noted conflicting opinions and various proposals are reported in any political alliance.
The Minister stressed the government is strong and united adding that all members within the government are able to discuss matters in a friendly manner.
He added the relevant matter was also discussed yesterday.
Minister Alahapperuma said all persons within the government worked tirelessly to bring the present administration to power, and they are all one political family.