NEWS JUST IN: Farmers demonstrate alleging improper paddy purchasing procedure

NEWS JUST IN: Farmers demonstrate alleging improper paddy purchasing procedure

NEWS JUST IN: Farmers demonstrate alleging improper paddy purchasing procedure

Written by Staff Writer

08 Sep, 2015 | 11:45 am

Farmers charging that the paddy purchasing procedure is not taking place accordingly, have commenced demonstrations in several areas.

Our correspondents say that some of the demonstrations are taking place by obtsructing boards and hindering traffic.

In addition, transportation through the Wevrankatagoda area in Uhana along the Ampara – Kandy main road has come to a stand still as a result of the demonstration.

Another demonstration has been organised by the farmers, obstructing traffic in the Central camp area in Ampara.

Farmers are also demonstrating in the Yaya 7 area, in Rajanganaya. These farmers are demonstrating against the improper procedure of purchasing paddy.

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