Protest causes traffic jams in Colombo- Chilaw road

Monday, 17 October 2016 - 14:18

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Voicing their anger against the removal of sea sand for the Colombo Port City project, a group of Negombo residents are staging a protest at the Thelwatte junction in Colombo- Chilaw road.

The activists is bringing traffic to a standstill, Hiru Correspondent said.

However, the activists claim that fishing industry is badly affected due to the removal of sea sand.