By Colombo Telegraph –
A crowd of protesters are camped outside the Chief Justice’s official residence for the last two days have come out on to one lane of Baudhdhaloka Mawatha.
Kiribath (Milk rice) is being cooked outside CJ’s house. CJ and family are inside the premises. Politicians and celebrating mobs are expected there after vote in parliament.
“One hopes nothing chaotic and ugly will happen after celebration” a concern citizen told Colombo Telegraph. “We’re on the eve of the official crossing from democracy to a dictatorship” she further said.
“After yesterday’s incidents it was clear that the government is willing to resort to extra judicial acts and therefore we fear for the life and property of the Chief Justice” J.C. Weliamuna of the Lawyers Collective told Colombo Telegraph.