The Ruhunu University Medical Faculty lecturers have withdrawn from
the strike the FUTA has currently launched.
Vice Chancellor Professor Susirith Mendis said that the Medical
Faculty Lecturers had informed him about this.
The Professor also said that accordingly from yesterday they came
together for educational activities of the medical faculty.
The Vice Chancellor also said that action would be taken to pay the
medical faculty lecturers the arrears for the three months in which
they were engaged in the strike as promised by Higher Education
Minister S. B. Dissanayake.
FUTA says that several sections have by now requested for opportunity
to intervene to solve the University teachers' problems.
FUTA chairman Dr. Nirmaal Ranjith Dewasiri told our news team that by
now former Vice Chancellors and Sri Lanka Academicians Association
have intervened in this matter.
Meanwhile Colombo University Professor Kshanikaa Hirimbureygama said
that the faculties of her university were by now in the process of