Four JVP supporters arrested

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Four JVP supporters who were pasting posters promoting the National JVP Convention scheduled to be held at the Sugathadasa Indoor Stadium on February 10th were arrested by Moratuwa police, the JVP said

The JVP media Unit added that the four JVP supporters were arrested without giving any reasons and are currently being detained. (KB)

  Comments - 15

  • meranchi Tuesday, 08 February 2011 03:25 AM

    those people sprayed germs between young people show ing heavenly picture front of them....later they are in trouble history said ...i

    robinson Monday, 07 February 2011 09:43 AM

    Well, this is not good for the Government's image. Let them do their work. We should not allow public to tell that Sri Lanka Police is politicized. When a driver of a Minister kills a woman by knocking her, he is free, but when someone is pasting posters they end up in jail.

    citizen1 Tuesday, 08 February 2011 03:57 AM

    You obviously have not seen the county in a while. There is mostly one poster multiplied by a 100 million around the country... and it is not a jvp poster!

    willows Monday, 07 February 2011 10:34 AM

    this is the so called "freedom" as spelt out on 4/2/11 - jayaweva suba anagathayak

    Rupasinghe Monday, 07 February 2011 10:33 AM

    Yes of course...otherwise it will give free publicity for JVP

    Dilhan - Dubai Monday, 07 February 2011 11:38 AM

    Thats wrong and partiality by the police" but Jvp is the no 1 party poluting environment by pasting posters & hanging bannaers every whrere ..
    NO posters!! NO JVP!!

    Anushka Monday, 07 February 2011 12:37 PM

    "JVP media Unit added that the four JVP supporters were arrested without giving any reasons".... pasting posters and ruining others' walls is now illegal. That's why.

    Senator Monday, 07 February 2011 02:34 PM

    They were pasting posters? Oh my God! That cannot be allowed! I am sure, the posters were anti-government.
    A Detention Order should be made to detain the arrestees without any judicial order.

    Calm Monday, 07 February 2011 03:00 PM

    It has become a habit with government officials to object and harass any and every thing the opposition does. Do they not understand that the COLOUR of power is not permanent, IT CHANGES.

    gamakana Monday, 07 February 2011 03:28 PM

    DOESNT THSAT ILLEGALITY APPLY TO GOVT POLITICIANS??

    Dayanath Monday, 07 February 2011 03:44 PM

    Then why LG candidates are not taken into custody..?? They are not only ruining walls but also violating election rules.

    citizen1 Monday, 07 February 2011 04:15 PM

    Here we go again! Let's see if the polce will be as effective when the ruling party start their poster/cutout campaigne.

    DSR-Neckar Monday, 07 February 2011 05:42 PM

    During my visit to SL, I saw cleaner Colombo than any other time! NO more posters please. Everybody knows that JVPers are wasitng time and money. NO result!!!

    Wara Monday, 07 February 2011 05:50 PM

    mate not if your on the correct side!

    Kolitha Tuesday, 08 February 2011 01:45 AM

    Pasting Posters Illegal only for JVP... ha ha ha..
    What a democracy?


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