Protesters block Fort road

Organised by the joint opposition which includes the UNP, the protest was against the use of force by the army to disperse a protest demanding water in Weliweriya recently. (Colombo Gazette)Picture courtesy Azzam Ameen Opposition protesters got to the streets and blocked a section of the road near the Fort railway station this afternoon during a protest against the incident in Weliweriya.A reporter tweeted images of the protest which showed the people holding placards on the road and disrupting vehicular traffic.