Four arrested for protesting near SWRD statue


The Colombo Fort Police yesterday (26) arrested a group of protesters who protested surrounding the statue of late S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike situated in close proximity to the Presidential Secretariat.

The arrests were made by the Fort Police for allegedly protesting surrounding the Bandaranaike statue in violation of Court Order. Fifty metres from the statue has been declared as a buffer zone by Court where protests cannot be staged.  (NJ)