Update : May Day Rallies of main political parties commence

Monday, 01 May 2017 - 17:28


May Day Rallies of main political parties are reaching their venues at the moment.

May Day Rally of the SLFP is held with President Maithripala Sirisena in the chair, at Getambe Ground in Kandy.

According to Hiru correspondents, two rallies are held accordingly, and both have been commenced near Kandy High School and Gannoruwa junction.

According to Hiru Staff reporter, the crowd will reach Getambe Grounds soon.

May Day Rally of the UNP commenced from Maradana and reaching Cambell Grounds.

Joint Oppositions’s May Day Rally commenced from Dehiwala S.D.S.Jayasinghe Ground in the afternoon.

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