Minister Johnston Fernando has assured that all essential food commodities will be provided at low prices during the festive season.
The Minister asserted that he would not permit Sri Lankans to experience difficulties with regard to prices of essential commodities. He assured that a programme was being implemented to provide commodities to the public at affordable rates during the festive season.
The Minister was speaking while participating in the national ceremony organized for the distribution of stocks from storage facilities to all CWE outlets and Cooperatives. The ceremony was held at the Gettuwana Cooperative wholesale Storage Centre in Kurunegala.