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While preparations are underway for tomorrow’s May Day celebrations, workers in Colombo Fort are seen toiling for a living. Pix by Pradeep Dilrukshana






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  • band Tuesday, 30 April 2013 09:56 AM

    May day not for these people. It is for well off people to have an enjoyable holiday.

    surain Tuesday, 30 April 2013 10:00 AM

    real hard workers of the mother land to feed familes

    willows Tuesday, 30 April 2013 10:11 AM

    may day is nothing for these poor people.

    Just4Justice Tuesday, 30 April 2013 10:27 AM

    Quote for MAY Day in Sri Lanka : Poor going poorer and rich getting richer !

    Concerned Tuesday, 30 April 2013 10:37 AM

    Don't be dismayed and discouraged brothers. Tomorrow you will be loaded with so much of carrots. "Wait till May Day Ralla"

    Minister Tuesday, 30 April 2013 10:40 AM

    Next year you will be invited to enjoy a kingly meal.

    public Tuesday, 30 April 2013 11:16 AM

    carrying the load of public burden................

    Navin Tuesday, 30 April 2013 11:15 AM

    I heard a hard-working porter can make more than Rs. 100,000 per month (paid by the number of loads carried)

    Sajan Tuesday, 30 April 2013 11:28 AM

    May day is not for workers, May day is for Politicians

    Saraa Goyya Tuesday, 30 April 2013 06:00 PM

    MAY DAY! MAY DAY! Save Our Souls

    Jd Wells Tuesday, 30 April 2013 06:01 PM

    question is will you do it? This is not the way to earn a living. These people should be given training or low interest loans to purchase equipment to help them do their work more efficiently.


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