Ministry of Defence denies claims of troops moving towards protest site


The Ministry of Defence has categorically denied media reports claiming mass troop movement towards the GotaGoGama protest site in Galle Face.

Speaking to Ceylon Today, Chief of Defence Staff General Shavendra Silva noted that the videos & news items being circulated across social media in this regard are being doctored by third parties, in order to achieve ulterior motives.

He assured that no such attempt to attack the protest site is underway.