Jul 29, 2022

'Liberal Fellowship' withdraws from Galle Face movement

The 'Liberal Fellowship' has decided to withdraw from protests including that in Galle Face.

In a statement, the movement notes that the common goal of the 'Aragalaya' has become somewhat blurred due to several individuals and groups using the protest movement to spread their political ideologies.

The 'Liberal Fellowship' states that they had taken the aforementioned decision after considering such factors.

While expressing their firm protest against the wave of suppression against the protestors, the collective urges the government not to unleash its power for political revenge and to always work in a democratic and legal framework instead.

The Sinhala statement issued in this regard is as follows :