Youth led protests at the Galle Face Green continue for the eighth consecutive day today.
NewsRadio correspondent said a large number of youth are still protesting at the agitation site, demanding the resignation of the entire government.
Representatives of many trade unions were also present today.
Many youth groups are present at the peaceful anti-government demonstration mainly organized via social media and without political interference.
Youth at the protest expressed that the country needs a strong leadership to get it out of the current economic recession.
Protesters continue to chant calling for the government’s resignation making way for people to elect a suitable leader.
The protest site continues to be vibrant with first aid tents, legal aid tents, charging stations together with food and water donations for protestors gathering in numbers towards the night.