The Joint Trade Unions Committee has staged an islandwide token strike at all hospitals based on 5 demands.
The convener of the committee P.H. Somaratne told our news team that they will conduct it from 8am to 12 noon.
Workers of 27 grades including the ward clerks, matrons, telephone operators, junior staff heads and food inspectors have joint the strike.
The Joint Trade Unions Committee staged a fasting campaign since the 14th of the month.