Big onion farmers protest in Dambulla by blocking A9 road

Wednesday, 28 September 2016 - 13:06


A group from Dambulla Economic Traders Associations is protesting near the clock tower in Dambulla, demanding a reasonable price be assigned for big onions.

Our correspondent stated that the Kandy- Dambulla A9 road as well as the Dambulla- Kurunegala A6 road have been blocked due to the protest.

With over 1000 protestors participating in the protest, the trade activities at the economic center were disrupted in the morning.

However, our correspondent stated that the Economic Center had resumed normal functioning after some time.