“The Police have now confirmed that it was a drama’ staged by him,”Dr. Herath said.
GMOA Secretary Dr. Navin De Zoysa said that a few Ministers are preventing President Maithripala Sirisena from taking decisions in connection with the SAITM issue.
“The Ministers or no force will be able to defeat or stop the GMOA and all the other anti SAITM forces’ struggling to defeat SAITM,” Dr. De Zoysa said.
Addressing the anti SAITM rally in Colombo yesterday, GMOA President Dr. Anuruddha Padeniya accused the Health Minister of misusing his official powers and that is the main cause which prevents the finding of solving the SAITM issue.
Leaders, members and supporters of the Mahajana Eksath Peramuna (MEP),the JVP, the Front Line Socialist’ Party, the Jathika Hela Urumaya etc.joined the massive protest walk and rally against SAITM held in Colombo yesterday. They demanded the Government to close down SAITM pointing out that it is the only solution for the issue.