The Provincial Council Election must not be held – Sinhaladeepa Jathika Peramuna
The General Secretary of Sinhaladeepa Jathika Peramuna, SJP Mr. Jayantha Liyanage has issued a press statement with regard to the Provincial Council introduced through the 13th Amendment enforced on Sri Lanka by Indians with the help of UNP government lead by then President J R Jayawardhana.
SJP has highlighted the importance of the abolishing of PC as it is has no use to the public but it has created confusions and more bureaucracy. It is costly affair to manage and maintain over 10,000 PC members and its staffs.
For the last three to four years, many PCs are inactive but the country is moving. So, it has proved itself that PC has no value addition to present government administration.
The full text of the Press Statement issued by SJP is as follows;