Two job-hunting school boys taken into police custody

3 September 2016 12:52 pm - 6     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Two school boys who had come to Colombo looking for jobs were taken into police custody today while they were lost in Colombo Fort, Police said.

They said the two boys aged 13 and 14 were residents of Pussallawa, Nuwara-Eliya.

They had come to Colombo without informing their family members.

  Comments - 6

  • P.F.Xavier Sunday, 04 September 2016 08:51 AM

    Poor children looking for Job than begging.

    Ex Plantation Worket Sunday, 04 September 2016 11:17 AM

    Why not use the Tea Cess Funds to Educate these Children. Over to the two Hon Ministers ( ND and RK )

    Unchikun Saturday, 03 September 2016 01:26 PM

    The streets of Colombo are not paved of Gold.

    casanova Saturday, 03 September 2016 04:46 PM

    But if you are brave and talented you can make the bricks in Colombo to Gold.

    tintin Saturday, 03 September 2016 05:27 PM

    Only in Heaven!

    Neomal Saturday, 03 September 2016 05:45 PM

    Very sad. This is what poverty can do. I hope NCPA will help them.The residents of thd upcountry region have been neglected for years.

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