People shopping for the Christmas season thronged to Main Street in Pettah Street today, which has been closed for vehicular use to allow vendors the opportunity to sell their merchandise. Seen in the picture is a vendor selling Christmas decoration. Pix by Nisal Baduge
Good move. At least these innocent pavement hawkers can earn some thing to cover their daily expenditures in this season.
pd Monday, 20 December 2010 10:54 AM
Christmas spirit is back in Srilanka! Total freedom! The land has been blessed. Thank you MR/ GOTA & team for eradicating terrorism!!!
Johny Monday, 20 December 2010 11:23 AM
Roshan D W Monday, 20 December 2010 11:52 AM
This is our best Christmas for years.The 31st too is going to be hot !! We have to be thankful to all who made this possible.President ,armed forces & all nation loving citizens who prayed & believed for a better Sri Lanka,without running away.God bless Sri Lanka..
micky Monday, 20 December 2010 11:54 AM
And whole triple forces also
Jane Monday, 20 December 2010 03:34 PM
Very nice decision
FRANCIS BENEDICT Tuesday, 21 December 2010 01:30 AM
This is a result of the true peace prevelent in our country. We have to thank President Rajapakshe and the Tri Forces for making it happen.
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