Goons attack Kelaniya DS Works Director


Text and Pic by Dhammika Salwathura

A protest was held yesterday opposite the Kelaniya Divisional Secretariat following a goon attack on its Works Director. All employees of the Divisional Secretariat struck work.

The Works Director Karunaratne Yapa was assaulted when he went to supervise a site at Dalugamgoda.

The victim was admitted to the Colombo National Hospital. The protestors urged the authorities to ensure the safety of the workers.

The protest brought vehicular traffic along the Colombo-Kandy road to a standstill at the Bulugaha Junction.

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