Inter University Students’ Federation and University students to launch a massive protest march on July 8th in against the government. The protest started under the theme “Let’s oust the Gota – Ranil conspiracy government! – Let’s reverse the system”. The protest march is scheduled to begin from Kelaniya University and to march towards Colombo. Protestors demand “Go Home Gota” – a call for President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to step down and end what is regarded as the corrupt political system in the country.
Last few months, Youth protesters have launched several protests in Colombo. Thousands of students from across Sri Lanka participated for these protests. Meanwhile students and young people have been protesting in front of the president’s office in the capital Colombo since 9 April.
Meanwhile, citizens are planning to launch massive protest march in Colombo on July 9 demanding President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to step down.