Thursday, January 8, 2009

Three-wheeler owners refuse fuel price reduction

Want funds donated to welfare of soldiers

By Kelum Bandara and Yohan Perera

(DM)Three-wheeler owners had declined to accept the Rs. 20 reduction on the price of petrol and had requested that the funds allocated for this concession be donated for the welfare of the soldiers in action. The UNP said this should be taken as an example and funds allocated for Mihin Air should also be used in such a manner. Full Text