Protesters send riot Police packing


A tense situation erupted at the Galle Face protest site yesterday (2) when a Riot Police truck arrived at the scene.

The riot Police were reportedly deployed at the scene to remove a stage set up by the protesters in front of the entrance of the Presidential Secretariat.

The Police left the site following the objections by the protesters.

The protest at Galle Face continued yesterday (2) for the 24th consecutive day.