Grassroots level activists offered rewards:
Some UPFA MPs, who are members of the SLFP, have
said they will attend the rebel groupís May Day rally in Kirulapone.
Some backbenchers of the SLFP, ardent supporters of former President
Mahinda Rajapaksa, openly claimed they would distance themselves
from the partyís May Day event in Galle.
Anarchists, socialists, communists and workers
of Chicago who banded themselves into a labour organisation late in
the 19th century and our own A. E. Gunasinghe, Victor Corea and Bala
Tampoe must be spinning in their graves.