Protest was organized by the Force of unity. about 1500 to 2000 people were participated to the protest.
The Waliweriya Incident: Daily Mirror
By Lakna Paranamanna and Sarasi Paranamanna.
The little town of Weliweriya and the villagers who had been pleading with t he authorities for an effective solution to their grievance of clean drinking water received media attention on Thursday when they staged a demonstration blocking the Colombo- Kandy road at the Weliweriya town. The demonstration in Weliweriya took an unexpected turn when the military was brought in to disperse the protesting crowds.
Colombo Crime Division (CCD) has taken over the investigations into the incident in Weliweriya. A senior police officer said already statements were recorded from more than 50 persons, including the injured persons and journalists.
Army denies involvement in church attack
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