Discussion on current situation

A discussion has been held on 4 th September, 2020 in Colombo to discuss the
situation after the Presidential and General elections. Especially about the
repercussions to the democracy of the country by the proposed 20 th amendment
to the constitution, Government’s campaign against environmentalists, journalists
and steps to be taken to stop such activities in order to safeguard the democratic
rights of the general public. It was decided to hold a public awareness meeting as
an initial step shortly. Representatives from Civil Organizations, Trade Unions,
Environmental organizations and intellectuals participated for this discussion.