Political parties have made preparations to hold May Day celebrations with processions and rallies.
The governing UPFA is to hold its May Day rally at the Colombo Municipal grounds under the patronage of President Mahinda Rajapaksa following a procession from Campbell Park.
All coalition parties of the UPFA is to participate in the May Day ceremony in order to protest against the report by the UN Secretary General’s panel of experts on Sri Lanka.
The main opposition UNP’s May Day rally has been organized in Bandarawela.
The rally will be held under the patronage of Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe.
The JVP demonstration is to hold its rally at the BRC grounds following a procession from the S. de S. Jayasinghe ground in Dehiwela.