Leader of the United National Party Former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe says the government must be added to the Guinness Book of World Records for disrupting the entire country and tarnishing public faith.
Speaking in Parliament during the debate on the No-Confidence Motion against Minister Udaya Gammanpila, the UNP leader said the opposition must also be added to the Guinness Book of World Records for failing to table a No-Confidence Motion against the government.
Wickremesinghe stated one individual responsible for the fuel price hike is Minister Gammanpila adding that according to his acknowledge such a decision under any government is made with the consent of the Finance Minister.
He noted that the Cost of Living Committee, that comprises Ministers, also discussed the matter, adding that they too are responsible for the hike.
The UNP leader noted people have lost faith in the government adding that during the past ten months the currently government has caused major chaos.