The Panadura Railway Station has been attacked by commuters who were enraged by train cancellations amidst the imposition of curfew this afternoon.
Property including the ticket counter was severely damaged.
Police intervened to bring the situation under control.
This is the second time that the Panadura Railway Station has come under attack by commuters within a span of 12 days.
A spokesman of the Railway Station said following the incident opposite the Prime Minister’s Office this morning, a large number of individuals had arrived at the station to reach Colombo.
The commuters were enraged when they learnt of the train cancellations.