Meanwhile vendors in Pettah & Colombo Fort engaged in a protest march today subsequent to the closure of their shops.
The protesters consequently marched towards the Indian High Commission and had handed over an epistle.
According to the Chairman of the Colombo Wholesale Traders Association
K.Palaniyandi the protest march had been organised in protest against the recent
attack launched on a group of Sri Lankan pilgrims in Tamilnadu.
Meanwhile cabinet Spokeperson Minister Keheliya Rambukwella expressed these views regarding the Tamilnadu attack at a media briefing held in Colombo