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Roads in Colombo Fort and Galle Face are seen barricaded with sand bags in preparation for the Colombo Night Races, which draws thousands of spectators to Colombo. It is held for the second time on December 14 and 15. Pix by Samantha Perera





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  • piyaman Wednesday, 27 November 2013 06:41 PM

    its time for the lion cubs to run and play in their backyard.

    puresrilankan Friday, 29 November 2013 03:58 AM

    This is progress in a way. But, I feel sorry for the army who are been used as slaves in Colombo. This is modern day slavery. These are also the brave people who fought for this country's freedom. The people who spent time in Luxurious air conditioned rooms during the war, are the ones taking credit now.

    All renovated icons in Colombo are been maintained by the Army, while doing a very good job at keeping Colombo clean, looking at their faces it is evident that they know that they're been used as slaves now. They just keep hanging on to it becoz of their poverty. Sad so sad...

    Mod Veddas Wednesday, 27 November 2013 07:01 PM

    My hard earned money paid as tax down the drain to satisfy some rich kids. The mighty SL Army are mere coolies now. Oh what a miracle.

    HK Wednesday, 27 November 2013 07:26 PM

    Do We need this ? After increase of food price etc etc ?

    SADA Thursday, 28 November 2013 10:11 AM

    Another namal show at our expence

    Dilhani Fernando Wednesday, 27 November 2013 11:22 AM

    Saw army soldiers putting those sand bags. What a shame!!

    Jack Wednesday, 27 November 2013 11:32 AM

    Should conduct a audit regarding this event. Which money they used? and who authorized it?

    durang Wednesday, 27 November 2013 04:41 PM

    SPORTS, YES ABSOLUTELY O.K. BUT ONLY THE QUESTION IS, IF IT CREATE A BIT OF SUSPICION AMONG THE AVERAGE PEOPLE, HAVE TO THINK TWICE.

    pokirissa... Thursday, 28 November 2013 08:25 AM

    except the blood bank, they have taken everything from every place...

    Asaranakolla Thursday, 28 November 2013 04:48 AM

    Let the waste begin…


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