Inter University Students’ Federation “Anthare” and University students to launch a protest march on August 18th against the government. The protest starts under the theme “Let’s oust the Deal Ranil – Rajapaksa junta!”. The protest march is scheduled to begin Lipton Circle Colombo this afternoon. Also protestors demand government to immediately release all arrested activists and demand government to stop the repression.
Protestors demand “Open Universities” to resume school and university education which has been paralyzed for three years.
Last few months, Youth protesters have launched several protests in Colombo. Thousands of students from across Sri Lanka participated for these protests.