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Nirmal attacked ‎near May Day Rally in Kirulapone

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Dr. Nirmal Ranjith Dewasiri attached to the Open University of Sri Lanka has been attacked by an unidentified group at Kirulapone this evening. Police media unit confirmed that they have received the information.

Dr. Dewasiri came into the picture when they set up the. Federation Of University Teachers' Association during the Mahinda Rajapaksa regime. The organisation had a months long fight to receive an allocation of 6% from the GDP to the education of the country.

During last election, he as well as his organisation supported the president who is in office today. ‎Dr. Dewasiri has been attacked at a place very close to the May Day rally by the Opposition Alliance which asking former President Mahinda Rajapaksa in politics.

Last modified on Tuesday, 05 May 2015 15:52
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