|"SHAME! Madam Excellency" ~ placards in English and Tamil|
All Island Three Wheeler Driver’s Union held a protest
recently in Colombo, in support of the impeachment of the Chief Justice Dr.Shirani
Bandaranayake. Three wheelers which took part in the protest had massive size
red and yellow placards and stickers in Sinhala, Tamil and English. Protest
began with offering of Purple Lilly flowers to the Lord Buddha statue at the
Viharamahadevi (Victoria) park. Three Wheelers took the streets in Colombo.
Justice Shirani Banranayake should stop performing her duties, until the probe
Lalith Dharmasekara, said President of All Island Three Wheel Driver’s Union.
Hundreds of tuk tuks took the streets of Colombo
with colourful placards.
“This is not a rent-a-crowd,
we are honestly interested to see an independent judiciary in the country”,
shared Sunil while driving his red colour tuk tuk during the protest.
|"Is Trillium housing a Ceylinco gift? ~ placard in Sinhala|
|"Let's save the judiciary form the powers trying to divide the country" ~ sticker on a tuk tuk|
|Tuk tuk drivers on protest|
|Tuk tuk drivers demand an independent judiciary|
|"Don't undermine judiciary with NGO
dollars" ~ placard in Sinhala|
|Morning prayers by the tuk tuk drivers|
|Budget Taxi on protest|
|Pray before protest|
|Tuk Tuks parked with placards|
|Tuk Tuk drivers praying before the protest|