Truck attacked during protest at Wattala against garbage dumping

Saturday, 22 April 2017 - 16:46

A tense situation erupted between police and a group of residents from Nugape – Bopitiya – Wattala who were protesting against dumping garbage from Colombo at Muthurajawela reserve.

Police media spokesperson, DIG Priyantha Jayakody stated that the protestors have attacked a garbage truck.

The police media spokesperson further stated that one person was arrested in connection to the incident.

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