The inaugural ceremony at the independence square held with the participation of religious leaders, government officials, scholars, civil society leaders;
trade union leaders, politicians and the public. Pictures by Kelum Liyanage The ‘March 12 Movement’, a mission to elect clean and corruption-free politicians launched their country wide Citizen’s March on Sunday following an inaugural ceremony at the Independence Square.
The movement through their effort is striving to encourage political parties to avoid giving nominations to corrupt individuals and encourage the public to vote for talented and clean candidates.
The members of the movement will travel to all the districts in the country.
The March will conclude on April 8 with a ceremony at the BMICH under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. (Daily News)