The second lap of the ‘Streets Filling’ Protest March organized by the JVP demanding the government that failed to prevent the Easter Sunday terrorist attack despite information had been received regarding such an attack and thereby proved it cannot affirm protection for the masses, that betrays the country to US imperialists, burdens the masses with various taxes, cost of living and that sells resources belonging to the people such as the oil tank farm, ports, lands, to resign forthwith commenced from Moratuwa and is marching to Nugegoda.
The protest march that commenced from Kalutara yesterday (7th) participated by a large number of people including the leaders of the JVP, its members, trade union leaders and members stopped at Moratuwa for the day.
The leaders of the JVP and the protest march was welcomed at several places with crackers and people in the area expressed their support for the march by distributing bottles of water and applauding the JVP leaders who are heading the march.
A large number of more people joined the protest march at Moratuwa today. A rally will be held at Nugegoda when the march reaches the venue today at 3.30 p.m.