The procession started from Delkanda Junction at 3.00 pm and reached the Ananda Samarakoon Outdoor Theater, Nugegoda where the rally was held.
The protest rally was held under the leadership of the JVP and was attended by a large number of supporters from the JJB, its leaders, its members, professionals, university lecturers, artists, members of civil and many other organizations.
The protesters chanted various slogans against the government, calling for them to be ousted, during the rally.
Due to the protest, the Nugegoda-Kottawa and Nawala roads were blocked and motorists had to use alternative routes.
Pics - Ravindra Pushpakumara