A large number of protesters has surrounded the UN Office in Colombo. They are demanding the immediate withdrawal of the UN Panel on Sri Lanka.
The Jathika Nidahas Peramuna organized a massive protest against the Panel appointed by UN Secretary General Ban ki Moon to inquire into the affairs of Sri Lanka.
The protesters who surrounded the UN Office also commenced a fast. Many activists of the Party including its leader and Minister Wimal Weerawansa joined in this protest. The Minister requested all Sri Lankans spread throughout the globe to take the lead on behalf of the motherland to protest against the move by the UN Chief.