According to a statement released by the Postal Workers Union postal services around Colombo have been hampered due to a strike undertaken by the Postal workers that is currently underway.
The cause for the sudden strike is the removal of several postal office buildings due to the construction of the Lotus Tower.
Our news team spoke with the Convenor of the Postal Workers Union, Chinthaka Bandara to obtain further facts.
Meanwhile, the Government Medical Officers Association is gearing up for an island wide strike tomorrow.
Committee member of the GMOA Dr. Naveen De Zoysa stated that the strike is in protest of several employee rights not being granted.