A group of farmers are engaged in a demonstration in front of Rambewa Divisional Secretariat while blocking a section of Kandy – Jaffna main road.
They were accusing the Department of Wildlife for taking measure to acquire their lands.
The demonstrators tried to meet Rambewa Divisional Secretary.
However, he did not arrive at the office today.
Later Police intervened and dispersed the demonstrators who had entered the premises of the Divisional Secretariat.
According to our correspondent, currently the farmers are demonstrating while obstructing the lane running from Kandy to Jaffna along Kandy – Jaffna main road.