A worker of Ceylon Electricity Board shouts slogans demanding the authorities for salary increments at #Colombo, #Srilanka. CEB's economic situation has been weakening mainly due to heavy reliance on thermal power for electricity generation. According to unaudited provisional financial data, CEB recorded an operating loss of Rs. 25.5 billion in 2011 compared to a profit of Rs.4.8 billion reported in 2010.
And it rained in #Colombo yesterday !!! Loving the weather now :D
210 days ago via site
Members of #SriLanka's pro-government political party, National Freedom Front, hold placards carrying portraits of Stephen J. Rapp, an ambassador-at-large in the Office of Global Criminal Justice during a protest out side the U.S. Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. Rapp is currently visiting #SriLanka meeting ethnic Tamil politicians and religious leaders. He is scheduled to meet government leaders before leaving the island on Saturday. Placards written in Sinhalese read " Stephen Rapp Double Tongued Hypocrite "
252 days ago via site
Late night stroll along Galle Face. Busy atmosphere around the food stalls #colombo#srilanka