New Democratic Party presidential candidate Sajith Premadasa says if he is elected as the President he will free all people from extortionate taxes. He made these comments at a public rally held at Dambadeniya. He also said that he is committed to protect the environment whilst removing the carbon tax. Furthermore, he said that he will not heed to international pressure and will focus his attention in developing a proud and a strong country.
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