A demonstration was held in front of President Secretariat, pledging support to TPPs and demanding the expediting the cases of the TPPs and justice be delivered to the fasting TPPs.
National Organization for the release of all political prisoners and Members of All university Student Federation joined in to stage this demonstration. Bikhu students and Sinhala students participated in the demonstration. As the demonstrators siege the President’s Secretariat, Riot Police and water cannons were summoned to the spot but no untoward incident occurred.
In a context where 8TPPs had gone into fasting protest for the 14th day today, demanding to expedite their release, several demonstrations are being held at several places in Sri Lanka, insisting their release.
It is notable that 4 TPPs, R.Thavaruban, S.Jeyachandran, S.Thilairaj and D.Nimalan have been admitted to Anuradhapura Hospital following deterioration of their health.