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The Galle Road is currently blocked for traffic from the Galle Face Roundabout, due to a protest organized by the Ceylon Motorcyclists Association (CMA) against the Gazette notice issued making it compulsory for motorcycle riders and pillion riders to wear protective helmets.

 

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  • ANTON Sunday, 05 March 2017 12:45 PM

    WORLD RECORD EH ?

    dham Sunday, 05 March 2017 01:07 PM

    What a joke everything goes with protest no laws need anymore. via DM Android App

    Samj Sunday, 05 March 2017 01:26 PM

    Even God Cant Save Sri Lanka.Because rulers are Buffalos. via DM Android App

    Cricy Sunday, 05 March 2017 01:36 PM

    Well done.

    seqi Sunday, 05 March 2017 02:19 PM

    full-face helmets save lives.....often via DM Android App

    zuh Sunday, 05 March 2017 03:06 PM

    can anybody come forward to protest against these protests via DM iOS App

    Badur Sunday, 05 March 2017 03:44 PM

    Even Sundays are not spared for protests. We will go into Guineas book for the number of road protests held in an year. via DM Android App

    George Sunday, 05 March 2017 04:58 PM

    Why do you need law for a helmet... Simply Whoever doesn't want a helmet let him die soon. Whoever wants to live let him wear for his safety via DM Android App

    Nuam Sunday, 05 March 2017 06:37 PM

    What is this? for every thing there are protests. Where is the discipline in the country More over all these people have enough free time just to waste they are unaware that time is money. via DM Android App

    Arosha Perera Sunday, 05 March 2017 07:43 PM

    The article is misleading. The protest is for the fact that the government is essentially banning full face helmets

    keerthi kottawaththa Sunday, 05 March 2017 08:31 PM

    Flourishing Democracy has become a bane now. Lot of people suffer due to the protests and all sorts of agitations. i think this is a high time for ordinary people to rise against this protest dramas.

    daily boru Monday, 06 March 2017 01:05 PM

    Why are you worried about these people and force them to were helmets more valuable than their heads?

    Arnold Monday, 06 March 2017 01:50 PM

    This is too much. There should be freedom of expression but not while denying the right of many road users.


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