Colombo in state of chaos as thousands attend JO protest

Wednesday, 5 September 2018

Colombo was in a state of chaos today as thousands attended a joint opposition protest march against the Government.

The protesters converged near Lake House from different parts of the country in buses and attended the protest walk.

Police and Special Task Force (STF) members were deployed in key areas in Colombo to ensure there is no violence. Special security was also provided to the President’s house, Temple Trees and Parliament.