Joint opposition Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa apologised to the public for any inconvenienced caused as a result of the joint opposition protest staged in Colombo yesterday.
However he says they had no choice but to stage the protest to show the Government the people want change.
“I also want to apologize to the public if this protest was any kind of hinderance to you. We had no choice but to truly show the Govt. how much the people in this country long for change. Our fight will continue until we secure their right to chose their leaders democratically,” he tweeted.
He also thanked those who attended the protest walk and rally saying it was the first step to send the Government home.
“I also want to thank each & every one of you who took the time to take part in this #ජනබලයකොළඹට protest from all parts of #LKA to voice your opinion despite Govt. intimidation. You took the first step in the quest of sending this Govt. home. Let’s continue to fight for better LK,” he said. (Colombo Gazette)