Colombo, Oct 18 (BAN/ AD): Sajith Premadasa presidential candidate of the New Democratic Front has promised free fertilizers to all farmers. He has stressed that he will take measures to provide fertilizer free to all the farmers in the country.
On Thursday speaking at a public rally in Kekirawa , Sajith Premadasa said once elected President he will take measures to provide fertilizer free of charge to all fruit and vegetable farmers in the country as well as to the paddy farmers. Premadasa said he will also take steps to offer a guaranteed price of Rs. 50 for a kilo of paddy.
He said “The rival candidate had recently asked his brother and promised to provide fertilizer free to the paddy farmer. He could not make a decision on his own and asked his older brother before making the promise. But he remembered only the paddy farmer. He forgot all the other farmers.”