Eka Ratak, Manu Pawurak (one country, a human wall): Brotherhood Day rally, organized by Socialist Youth Union (SYU), was held on 23 July at the Ananda Samarakone Outdoor Stadium, Nugegoda.
Civil organizations, religious leaders, university lecturers, lawyers, artists and many invitees participated in the event.
In addition, motorcycle rallies started from Galle, Ratnapura, Chilaw and Kandy at 9 am the same day reached Nugegoda at 3.30 pm. A book titled ‘Alu duli mathin miniskama soya giyemu’ was also launched at the event.
Leader of the JVP, MP Anura Kumara Dissanayake, National Organizer of SYU Eranga Gunasekara, various intellectuals, artists and religious leaders addressed the rally.
The main objective of this rally was to raise awareness among the public about national unity.
Photos by Ajith Senevirathne