Minister of Justice Thalatha Athukorala says the government will not sell local resources to foreign nations.
Speaking at an event, the Minister said the government should work towards uplifting the standards of living without heeding political views.
Minister Thalatha Athukorala said Sri Lanka was a country where Ports were built while ships didn’t dock.
Minister noted that many patriots have accused the government of selling local assets to foreign countries, and reiterated that the countries assets have not been sold to China, or any other country.
The Minister also claimed that citizens should not be divided by race or caste, since many ethnicity have co-existed from ancient times.