Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Warrants+issued+for+16+petroleum+employees+who+were+previously+arrested+during+the+strike+and+released+on+police+bail%3B+Order+for+the+arrest+of+the+attackers+as+well
Tuesday, 01 August 2017 - 9:39
Warrants issued for 16 petroleum employees who were previously arrested during the strike and released on police bail; Order for the arrest of the attackers as well
17

Shares
2,114

Views

The discussion between petroleum trade union representatives and President Maithripala Sirisena will be held today.

Petroleum Trade Unions’ Collective convener D. J. Rajakarunaa told our news team that the discussion was scheduled to be held at the presidential secretariat at 11.30 a.m. today.

Petroleum employees launched a strike from midnight on July 24th  based on demands including the hand over of fuel tanks in China Bay in Trincomalee to the Petroleum Corporation, the hand over of the Hambantota fuel tank complex to the Corporation and expedite  the renovation of Sapugaskanda Oil Refinery.

The strike was temporarily discontinued by the The Petroleum Trade Unions as a result of the President agreeing to hold a discussion with the union.

Meanwhile Colombo Additional Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake yesterday ordered Waellampitiya police to arrest the 16 persons, including Petroleum Trade Union leaders who had been previously arrested and  released on police bail, as they had not appeared before court.

The Additional Magistrate also ordered  the Waellampitiya police to arrest the persons who had assaulted the Petroelum employees.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
You may also like :
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,692 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
827 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
6,615 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
16,601 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
30 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
44,939 Views
Top