The Federation of University Teachers Association states that pressure on University Teachers continues.
FUTA chairman Dr. Nirmaal Ranjith Devasiri told our news team that pressure is exerted on lecturers scheduled to go overseas to give up trade union action by not granting them permit for them to go abroad.
FUTA Chairman Dr. Nirmaal Ranjith Devasiri elaborating on the matter stated as follows:
Meanwhile the JVP requests the Government to build the country's educational sector that has, allegedly collapsed.
JVP MP Vijitha Herath said so while participating at a media briefing held in Colombo yesterday.
However at a people's rally held Dehiowita MP Namal Rajapaksa said that the Government had fallen into inconvenience due to the faults of certain officials.