The UNP has said the government that blamed the UNP of selling national assets has valuable land space to a luxury hotel chain.
Opposition and UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe addressing a public rally in the Gampaha District has said the Galle Face beach front including the land where the statue of the late Prime Minister and founding leader of the SLFP, S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike is located.
Wickremesinghe has said that it was now the UNP that has to protect the statue of the late S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike.
He has added that the land in a strategic area in Colombo has been sold by the same government that had accused the UNP Leader of selling the Sigiriya rock.