Another meeting between members of FUTA and minister of finance Basil Rajapakse is scheduled for this afternoon.
Deputy Chairman of FUTA venerable Dambara Amila thero stated that there are expectations of a positive answer regarding the trade union action undertaken by them.
However, Professor Nalin De Silva stated that if the government does approve the salary raise protests will be launched against the government.
The professor made this statement during a informative seminar regarding the strike undertaken by FUTA.
Speaking further the professor also stated that he is not an errand boy for the government.