The Socialist Youth Union (SYU) had organized several programmes to mark the ‘Valentine’s Day’. Every year SYU organizes a different kind of celebrations on Valentine’s Day.
This year the theme of the celebration was “A tomorrow sans a price for love, dowry or cast & creed” and street dramas, leaflet campaigns were carried out in many parts of the island to apprise the general public regarding issues confronted by the youth.
The ‘Love Train’ that commenced its journey from Colombo
Fort Station and members of the Socialist Youth Union travelled to Matara where several events were held. Several speeches were made and youths enjoyed a musical show.