The discussions between the Federation of University Teachers Association and Minister of economic development Basil Rajapakse had concluded without a resolution.
Chairman of FUTA Professor Nirmal Ranjith Devasiri stated that the secretary to the president Lalith Weeratunga was also present at these discussions.
He further stated that this round of discussions showed further progress than the previous ones.
Professor Nirmal Ranjith Devasiri further stated that an agreement could not be reached regarding the salaries of the university lecturers during this discussion either.
The strike undertaken by the university lecturers on the 4th of July has been ongoing for 37 days.
Speaking to our news team the chairman of FUTA expressed his views on the discussion that took place yesterday