Protest by Medical students today as well; GMOA seeks legal advice

Tuesday, 31 January 2017 - 18:37

Different views have been expressed over the Appeals Court judgment that ordered the Sri Lanka Medical Council to register SAITEM graduates as medical practitioners.

Several picketing campaigns and protest marches were also held against the court decision today.

Views were also expressed with regard to the matter at several media briefings held in Colombo today.

Activists of the Medical Faculty Student Committee started a protest march from the Appeal Court premises after the judgment was passed.

The protestors paraded the streets of Maradana, Colombo and Pettah to in a show of objection against the judgment.