naiduwawadu.jpg  Chandradasa Naiduwawadu - who was killed last week A local leader in the Ceylon Teachers' Service Union was killed last week in the nrun up to the country's presidential election Chandradasa Naiduwawadu was a councillor for the JVP opposition party and was beaten up by a group of people described by the general secretary of the CTSU as a group of 'government thugs.' Mahinda Jayasinghe paid tribute to the union work done by Naiduwawadu and his popularity in the village where he worked.This sounds like another case of a teacher fighting for civil rights who in this case has died for his beliefs. Instances of this appear over and over again on this website and in many countries of the world.