Special Cabinet meeting to be held


A special Cabinet meeting is scheduled to be held at 05:30 pm today (06), to discuss the ongoing economic and political crisis in Sri Lanka, Cabinet Spokesman Nalaka Godahewa announced.

The meeting is due to take place at the Presidential Secretariat in Colombo, under the patronage of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.

An islandwide hartal is underway today, with several trade unions from various sectors withdrawing their services and halting operations, demanding that the current Rajapaksa administration leave.