The Federation of University Teachers Association states that what is required is not an invitation but a solution to their grievances.
Chairman of the FUTA Dr. Nirmal Ranjith Dewasiri made this observation
in reply to Minister S.B. Dissanayeke's invitation which was extended towards
university lecturers where it was stated that lecturers would receive their salaries in arrears if they were to report to work on either Monday or Tuesday next week.
The following is the statement made in this regard by Minister of Higher Education S.B. Dissanayeke.
Chairman of the FUTA Dr. Nirmal Ranjith Dewasiri meanwhile expressed the stance of association in the following manner.