A petition has been filed in the Appeals Court to issue an interim injunction order preventing the resignation of university lecturers.
Two final year under graduates of the Wayamba and Sri Jayawardenapura Universities have filed these petitions. All Vice Chancellors have been cited as respondents. The petitions have said that they would face crisis in sitting the examination as a result of the decision taken by the lecturers to resign. They have called on the Appeals Court to issue an interim injunction preventing their resignation taking this situation into consideration.