Lahiru Weerasekara, four others further remanded

Convener of the Inter-University Student’s Federation (IUSF), Lahiru Weerasekara and four others were further remanded till July 19 when they were produced in court today.

Weerasekara was arrested on June 23rd after coming out from a press conference hosted by the IUSF in Colombo.

Weerasekara was arrested over a protest staged by the IUSF in Colombo during which Health Ministry property had been damaged. (Colombo Gazette)


  1. Right to fight for the student demand is right of a democracy in an Island.
    Being appear for student demand is not that a crime. Courts verdicts has been interfere by UNP..-Ranil W… regime back by MS and CBK of anti-democratic forces. Student activities must release without any conditions .
    We strongly protest detain students by abuses power of judiciary.

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