A special discussion is now being held at the ministry of transport to find a solution to the on going railway strike. The transport minister, state minister, secretary of the ministry and the general manager of the railways are taking part in the discussion. Trade Unions had been invited to join the discussion at 12 noon today. The strike continues. The railway commuters condemn the trade union action.
- The Prime Minister will open several development projects in Ruwanwella and Derayanigala areas tomorrow
- A 50 rupee allowance will be added to the daily wage of estate workers