Speaking to the media at Sri Lanka Foundation in Colombo today (16), he said he was now an independent member of parliament and would work to take the government on the correct path.
He said he would bring together everyone who loved the country.
CPC sources say the scam is going on by using two letters obtained from the buyers, Bitumen Lanka and Oru Mix.
In its letter, Bitumen mentions it will buy 40,000 barrels of tar, and from 02 September, 2015, it has been issued with tar at Rs. 46.20 per kilo.
Oru Mix promises in writing to buy 20,000 barrels, and the CPC issues same at Rs. 48.50 per kilo.
The MoU was signed by Arindam Bagchi, Acting High Commissioner of India and V. Sivagnanasothy, Secretary, Ministry of National Integration and Reconciliation in the presence of A. H. M. Fowzie, State Minister of National Integration and Reconciliation.
The project envisages construction of 3000 rainwater harvesting systems for 3000 households in selected divisions of Jaffna District.
These one-way trade preferences would consist of the full removal of duties on 66% of tariff lines, covering a wide array of products including textiles and fisheries.