Marxist JVP claims its not opposed to private sector or foreign investors

The JVP (Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna) says it is changing fast and it no longer opposes the private sector or foreign investors. The JVP (Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna) says it is changing fast and it no longer opposes the private sector or foreign investors. Top rungers in the UPFA at an evening meeting at Colombo Hilton said anti-business sentiments are blown up by the opposition to undermine the economic policies of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksha.

The UPFA camp alleges that their main ally, the JVP, is often portrayed as anti business by the opposition.

JVP leader Somawansa Amerasinghe says it believes in private sector wealth creation to develop the country.

“We need to see this country prosper; we need to see the people prosper. We believe in generation of wealth by the private sector as well by the state sector we are not against private sector we are against corruption we are not against private business,” said Somawansa Amerasinghe, JVP Leader.

Mr. Amerasinghe said ministries manned by them under the last coalition government had cordial relationships with the private sector.

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