A protest was launched this morning in Battaramulla by several teacher and principal trade unions based on a number of demands including salary anomalies.
The protest commenced at 10am before the Isurupaya building of the Ministry of Education.
Heavy traffic was also reported along the 174-bus route due to the protest.
Although buses and vehicles travelling towards Borella did not encounter issues, the movement of traffic towards Pannipitiya was restricted.
(Source: News Radio)