Mr. Weerawansa is continuing his fast for the third day today calling for the disbanding of the UN Panel on Sri Lanka. He has said that his fast will come to an end only if the Secretary General withdraws the panel or his death. Doctors attending on him have said that his health condition is weakening s a result of the fast. The condition of the Minister is continuously being monitored by doctors. Parliamentarians, Ministers and Leaders of various political parties visited him last night.
Meanwhile groups consisting of political leaders, artistes and scholars are reported to be by the side of the Minister. According to medical reports functioning of his kidneys is also weakening.