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18 May 2011 07:53 am - 7     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


No complaints or violent incidents were reported during Vesak celebrations in Colombo and surrounding areas, Colombo Division DIG Anura Senanayake told Daily Mirror

He added that a special security plan was in operation till the 23rd of May as they expected a large crowd to throng the city due to the 2600 Sambuddha Jayanthi celebrations and activities.

He added that all measures were taken to assure the security of visitors to the city, with more than 3000 police personnel on duty and that special police patrols were also being conducted. (SD)

  Comments - 7

  • ding Wednesday, 18 May 2011 01:34 PM

    NOw we can go see vesak

    Bankban Wednesday, 18 May 2011 01:35 PM

    The police are doing a great job protecting the vesak

    Senan Wednesday, 18 May 2011 01:36 PM

    We can go out and around because our President saved us from the LTTE... Dont forget that

    ampare son Wednesday, 18 May 2011 11:55 PM

    Good job. triple gem bless you.

    Oyage sudu kella Thursday, 19 May 2011 04:18 AM

    You are great.

    Hash Thursday, 19 May 2011 05:51 AM

    Yes the security was perfect. Thank You

    Oyage sudu kella Thursday, 19 May 2011 10:56 AM

    We njoyed wesak sightseeing without any problem. Keep it up SL Police. You are da best !

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