The Samagi Jana Balawegaya had organized a protest today (22) against the increase in oil prices. Members of Parliament were seen approaching the entrance of Parliament using various vehicles from the Samagi Jana Balawegaya head office in Kotte.
MPs came to Parliament today in various vehicles that use fuel such as tractors, buses, tippers, motorcycles, cars and three wheelers.
The Samagi Jana Balawegaya had also displayed placards protesting against the increase in fuel prices.
Addressing the media on this occasion the Leader of the Opposition Sajith Premadasa said that the country is now being ruled by a stupid government.
Sajith Premadasa stressed that the Samagi Jana Balawega is ready to take over the country as an alternative if the people are unable to provide further relief.