Restraining Order against 14 persons


The Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court yesterday (19) issued a restraining order against 14 people from staging any protest or demonstration on the main roads to Parliament from the Polduwa Junction.

Wasantha Mudalige and Ven. Galwewa Siridhamma Thera are among those who are named in the restraining order.

The Court order was issued after considering a request made by the Welikada Police, stating that protests staged in the proximity of the Parliament Complex is a hindrance to the public.

Accordingly, the Court has issued this order to prevent protesting on the roads from Polduwa Junction to the main entrance of Parliament.

By Sahan Tennekoon