The support of the majority of artists who are against the existing corrupt politics is for the candidate of the National People Power Anura Dissanayaka states ‘Jana Niyamu Kalakaruwo’ (Mass Guiding Artists) organization.
This was stated at a press conference held by the Organization at ‘Avakashaya’ centre at Battaramulla yesterday (11th).
National People’s Power is the only camp where artists can support without any doubt said Senior Lecturer of the University of Sabaragamuwa Sunil Senevi.
He said the stand taken by certain artists is regrettable but most of the progressive and patriotic artists are with the Mass Guiding Artists organization and are prepared to actively support the NPP he added.
The Senior lecturer said as artists they should think intelligently about the path the artists and eh people should take towards a civilized political change and the most correct path the artists who are not bent on cheap popularity and prestigious is to rally with Mass Guiding Artists and support the NPP.
He said the journey of the organization that has been formed with the contribution of those involved in 11 sectors of fine arts including writers, actors and actresses, songsters, photographers, artists, dramatists and those involved in cinematography would not end in an election process but is a gathering of artists that would move forward until a righteous society is achieved.
The inaugural assembly of the Mass Guiding Artists will be held at ‘Ape Gama’ complex on the 16th ending proceedings with a cultural festival.
They invite all artists to attend the assembly and join Mass Guiding Artists.
Renowned Writer Kamal Perera, renowned writer Keerthy Welisara, Lyricist Ravi Siriwardene, Artist Jagath Manuwarna, Artist Ganga Suduwelikanda, Dramatist Premaratna Tennekone were present.