A tense situation has arisen in Chilaw due to protests against the bus strike and the price hike in fuel. Around 3,000 protesters have gathered around the main road and are burning tires in protest, an eye witness said. Several other roads including the Negombo-Colombo main road have come to a standstill due to protests against the fuel hike. (HF)
Ken Ainesly Silva Tuesday, 14 February 2012 06:03 AM
Fuel price hike has been done not considering the plight & the hardships faced by the urban population. Forces have no say in these type of situations. People power will be shown & people power will prevail the outcome of this indiscrminate price hike.
Dee Monday, 13 February 2012 08:16 AM
thank god the forces are now free to attend to these matters now, utter chaos!
anura Monday, 13 February 2012 08:35 AM
Its time the People power be shown
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