The JVP says that the government’s to remove the emergency regulations is a victory for the people who love democracy.
JVP General Secretary Tivlin Silva said that the people have been agitating for many years to get the emergency regulations removed.
He hailed the move to remove the regulations although it could have been done years earlier.
Silva also added that the government needed to remove the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) as well.
He observed that people would not be able to enjoy the full benefits of democracy until the PTA is removed.