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Tension erupts outside SLFP headquarters

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Colombo, April 21 (Daily Mirror) - A tense standoff unfolded outside the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) headquarters on Darley Road in Colombo 10, as a group attempting to enter the party building was met with resistance from the police. 

Tempers flared as the authorities obstructed the entry, leading to a tense atmosphere in the vicinity.

Adding to the intrigue, Minister of Justice Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe was appointed by a faction of the party as the Acting Chairman of the SLFP, further fuelling speculation and interest in the ongoing developments within the party.

Pix by Kushan Pathiraja