Three arrested for hooting at John Amaratunga in Wattala

JohnThree people were arrested for hooting at Minister John Amaratunga in Wattala during an event over the weekend.

The Minister was in Wattala to lay the foundation stone for a new school.

Some residents of the area objected to the land being taken to construct the school. A protest was staged while some people hooted at the Minister as he spoke at the event.

The Minister said the construction of the school will go ahead despite the protest. (Colombo Gazette)