Fisherman and Catholic Priests Protest – Negombo
Yesterday, Fisherman and Catholic priests in Negombo area Started a protest against the activities going along with the Colombo, Port City project. After a gathering in Negombo-Wallaweediya Church, all Fisherman and Catholic Priests came down to the Negombo -Thalwatta Junction in a parade protesting on the Natural Hazard that they will have to face because of the Port City Project.
Even Though Police took steps to clear the traffic jam by using alternative routes, Colombo – Puttalam Main Road and the Railway from Katunayake was completely blocked by the protesters and public has to face a huge difficulty in traveling after work yesterday.
It was a huge highlight that no any political person or a group involvement was present on yesterday for this Protest.