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Wednesday, 18 June 2014 - 8:31
Negambo fishermen launch a fast un to death
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The Sathyagraha initiated by the Negambo Fishermen in protest of canceling the fuel concession stated that today from 8 am they will resort to a fast un to death campaign since they did not receive a solution.

Members of 22 fishermen Association who joined this Sathyagraha started a protest march from St. Sebastian Church on Wellaveediya and paraded upto Telawala junction via Negombo town.

Later the protesters put up a makeshift hut in the Negombo Urban Council grounds and started the continuous Sathyagraha.

Secretary of the Negambo – Walla-weediya fiseries union K Maximus stated that the fast un to death will be carried out infront of the Negambo Urban council.

 
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