Three train engines damaged, may be act of sabotage: GMR

30 May 2018 01:17 am - 5     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Three train engines at the Maradana Railway Yard had allegedly been damaged last evening by unidentified persons, Railways General Manager S.M. Abeywickrama said.

He said the damage had been noticed when the three engines were being moved out of the yard.

According to the information received by the GMR, the trains which were in running condition were found to be out of order. “I have requested a report on the damage. This may be an act of sabotage,” he said. (Chaturanga Samarawickrama)


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  Comments - 5

  • Janaya Wednesday, 30 May 2018 06:49 AM

    Have they been doctored by the GMOA?

    Jude Wednesday, 30 May 2018 07:14 AM

    Arrest the culprits immediately!!! For God sake, do what JR did to 1980 july strikers!!Yeah, send the strikers home!! Fire them and hire new staff to replace the strikers!!! Make train service a essential service and make it illegal for workers to strike!!!?? Then appoint a OMBUDSMEN to look into greviance of workers !! Period!!

    Dam Wednesday, 30 May 2018 07:23 AM

    How can a country go forward

    ravin Wednesday, 30 May 2018 07:47 AM

    obvious. get hold of the culprit. Maximum punishment by court of law.

    Saradiel Wednesday, 30 May 2018 07:54 AM

    Striking for your rights is one thing. Damaging public property is another. Catch the culprits and punish them. Best is to recover the damages from them. It will hurt and teach them a good lesson.

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