Former Parliamentarian Hirunika Premachandra and several others who were arrested earlier today while staging a protest opposite the President’s House in Colombo, Fort have been released on Police bail.
Premachandra and a group opposite the President’s House were arrested this afternoon.
The former MP commenced a protest opposite the President’s House this morning with around 10 others demanding President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to step out to face the public.
The group arrived outside the main entrance to the President’s official residence this morning where security was seen beefed up.
Hirunika Premachandra also spearheaded the campaign outside the President’s personal residence in Mirihana several months ago demanding the President’s resignation.