Southern Fishermen protest in Matara demanding the resignation of Fisheries Minister.-Video


A group of fishermen from the South held a demonstration against Fisheries Minister Rajitha Senarathna and the recent attack on their fellowmen near the Fisheries Ministry.

The protest was organized by All Ceylon Public Fishermen’s Association.

As it was reported a large gathering of demonstrators joined the protest organized in front of Galle Bus Stand 28th afternoon, and traffic on Galle road in Matara was blocked due to the protest.

The demonstrators demanded that the Fisheries Minister should resign from his post as the EU took a firm stand on Sri Lankan fisheries products due to the Minister’s incompetency.