Govt will defeat the NCM- Akila

2019-07-11 at 15:04

The General Secretary of the United National Party, Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam says the government is confident of defeating the No-Confidence Motion filed by the JVP in Parliament.

Speaking during the debate in Parliament, Minister Kariyawasam said the Motion will be another opportunity to show the strength of the government.

He said the present administration has managed to recover swiftly after the calamity and also pledged to take forward all development programmes.

Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam noted that the government appointed a Select Committee to investigate the bombings adding through the transparent process, the public now has an understanding of what led to the attacks.

He said, the unfortunate incident dragged the country backwards and the forward march of the government.

The Minister claimed that the efforts of the present administration have paid dividends and it will continue to support the affected people to recover swiftly.

The vote on the No-Confidence Motion will be taken up in Parliament this evening.