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Friday, 01 August 2014 - 18:57
UPDATE: Anuradhapura hawker stages a tree-top protest
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A pavement hawker engaged in business between Anuradhapura Ayurveda roundabout to Hospital roundabout staged a protest after climbing on to a tree near Anuradhapura courts roundabout this evening.

He protested against the police for taking legal action after arresting pavement hawkers.

The police have arrested this person for illegal peddling on the pavement and produced him before the courts today.

He was later released on bail.

Later a group of pavement hawkers joined him and staged a protest along Anuradhapura – airport road, where the previously arrested and released hawker climbed on to a tree to continue his protest.


UPDATE: Friday, 01 August 2014 - 07:07 PM
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Anuradhapura hawker stages a tree-top protest

A pavement hawker engaged in business between Anuradhapura Ayurveda roundabout to Hospital roundabout staged a protest after climbing on a tree near Anuradhapura courts roundabout this evening.

He protested against the police for taking legal action after arresting pavement hawkers.

The police have arrested this person for illegal peddling on the pavement and produced him before the courts today.

He was later released on bail.

Later a group of pavement hawkers joined him and staged a protest along Anuradhapura – airport road, where the previously arrested and released hawker climbed on a tree to continue his protest.
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