Mangala challenges MR to a public debate
Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera has challenged Former President MP Mahinda Rajapaksa to a public debate on national debt stock and debt servicing as the former Finance Minister.
Speaking at a media briefing held in Colombo today, Minister Samaraweera assured Former President Rajapaksa that he will not bring up any other issues during the debate.
The Finance Minister said a public debate should be held without reading statement written by various individuals.
The Minister said Former President Rajapaksa was the Finance Minister who approved all the debt of the country during the past 10 years.