Police use teargas to disperse students protesting against SAITM


The police uses tear-gas to disperse students who protested against the SAITM private medical college in Malabe.The students staged a walk towards Fort but were prevented from heading towards the Presidential Secretariat at Lotus Road. However the students attempted to break the police barricade and move forward and the police then fired tear-gas and water to disperse the protesters. (Colombo Gazette)