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The Special Task Force (STF) has been deployed to areas of the Galle road to control the large number of students from the Sri Jayawardenapura University who are heading to Temple Trees. (SD)

The Student’s Union alleged that the university authorities exploded the bomb and that the Police came two hours after the bomb went off




Protestors abruptly stopping before the Kollupitiya Junction


Police and water cannons on standby

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  Comments - 7

  • Mind Thursday, 05 January 2012 02:39 PM

    You all spoil my day. 2 hours wasted.

    Nodrog Saturday, 07 January 2012 03:39 AM

    Problem is you study for free so have no real value for your education.

    Giniwelle Thursday, 05 January 2012 03:39 PM

    Why do not you say the same for the politicians ? They should be expelled from the country first.

    sasna Thursday, 05 January 2012 05:58 PM

    Students have been suffering for years and years,but you people can't understand gravity of their problems......

    I.V.Edirisinghe Thursday, 05 January 2012 11:12 PM

    Uprisings unavoidable when govenment is not only corrupt but also stooging for global capital at the expense of basic necessities of the citizens.

    Nodrog Thursday, 05 January 2012 12:58 PM

    its good they disrupted traffic and made so many other people suffer because now those affected will despise them more instead of feel pity for their plight.

    Realist Thursday, 05 January 2012 01:39 PM

    These idiotic students should be expelled from the University and their places given to other deserving people.


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