“All should forward to show our solidarity by coming forward to help our brethren affected by the Disaster of Garbage slide that occurred at Methottamulla” Called the Leader of the Opposition and Leader of TNA, Era Sampanthan.
In a news release sent to the media by the Secretariat of the Leader of the Opposition, it had been further stated, ” I express my condolences to the kins of the people killed in the Methottamulla Disaster.This incident had affected the routine lives hundreds of families.The government should pursue all action to build up the lives of affected people. It should also take action to prevent the recurrence of the such incidents. l Sincerely thank all good hearts laboring at providing assistance to the affected people. I also pray that all injured persons shall heal very soon.”