The commuters were seen stranded and annoyed at the Fort Railway station due to the sudden railway strike launched by the railway trade unions this evening. Pix by Pradeep Dilrukshana and Nimalsiri Edirisinghe
Comments - 11
rosebud Thursday, 09 August 2018 08:00 AM
Privatise railways and encourage competition. Strikers who disrespect the public deserve to be jobless.
Traveller Thursday, 09 August 2018 08:01 AM
Joe is at the bottom of this, i suppose.
commuter Thursday, 09 August 2018 08:29 AM
this country needs discipline more than ever
Summa Thursday, 09 August 2018 09:01 AM
They should strike against the train crew who made the accident 4 days back on a straight line and made an enormous loss to their own assets. Engine drivers are earning over 200k without O/T and that money is spent on boozing. They keep the bottles in the Engine itself. What a service !!
RoshanAL Thursday, 09 August 2018 09:11 AM
What this country needs, is a military dictatorship that can enforce order and discipline by the bayonet. Independence, democracy and liberalism have only created a race of corrupt hypocrites with a sense of entitlement.
Wake Up Thursday, 09 August 2018 09:13 AM
Railway Employees are DEVILS. I think the Government should find a permanent solution to this menace. Hon President please wake up.
johan Thursday, 09 August 2018 09:44 AM
Now the public must get hold of all trade union leaders who are nuisance and disrupting the normal life of the public and hit them.Now they have already started yesterday and continue with GMOA also
Dhammika Thursday, 09 August 2018 09:58 AM
PATHETIC , Where is our country heading due to petty politics . Every week some union is on STRIKE trying to destabilise OUR OWN country .
jayantha Thursday, 09 August 2018 10:25 AM
Is this call Democrat?
Warren Raed Thursday, 09 August 2018 11:27 AM
Dam shame that this country never respects and values its citizens. The greatest asset a nation has is its own citizens and Sri Lanka has for the past 70 years kidnapped, raped, tortured, burned alive, killed, harassed, intimidated, robbed, plundered, disrespected, hurt, and inconvenienced its citizens. It's very very sad. I have always felt very sad for the innocent people who are suffering in Sri Lanka. The political system definitely needs a drastic change.
Siri de Alwis Thursday, 09 August 2018 01:15 PM
What a beautiful country which is blessed with all needs of the people. Our politicians are destroying this country. They incapable and corrupted from president to the lowest who are ruling this country.
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