Total shutdown in Kottegale

Thursday October 25, 2018

A total shutdown has been observed in Kottegala area of the Upcountry, in solidarity with theTamil tea pickers.


Shops and offices were closed and public transports came to a standstill today, as tea pickers marched through the streets of Kottegala.


Protesters also briefly blocked Hattan - Nuwareliya Highway.