He said that women are now having only one meal a day due to the government’s economic policy.
Rajapaksa was speaking at a women’s rally organised by women’s representatives of the Joint Opposition at Viharamahadevi park yesterday.
Rajapaksa said that women at grassroots level are suffering a lot due to the government’s poor management of the economy.
Caption: Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and MEP leader and MP Dinesh Gunawardena with the women representatives of the Joint Opposition on stage. Picture by Rukmal Gamage