The Sri Lanka People's Front states that this is a time to make various sacrifices as a country and as a people.
The Secretary of the party Sagara Kariyawasam also stated that there is no need to ask for various privileges at this time.
Minister Bandula Gunawardena also said that a tax should be levied on income above Rs. 100,000, which could be in the same sense, he said.
He expressed these views at a media briefing held at the Sri Lanka People's Front Headquarters.