Dec 15, 2016

Navy on alert due to journalists’ protest Featured

The Navy has been placed on alert due to a protest by journalists in front of Colombo Fort railway station today (15) against navy commander Ravindra Wijegunaratne.

The Navy has ejected all vehicles parked on Chatham Street, Fort, following information that pro-joint opposition journalists among the protestors are planning to surround the Navy headquarters.

Several MPs of the south have provided transport to take journalists for the protest, reports say.