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Sri Lankan MPs security officers open fire at group, injuring 2

Sri Lankan parliamentarian SB Dissanayake’s security forces opened fire at a group of protesters blocking the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) MP’s car, leaving two people injured on Wednesday.

Ruwan Gunasekara, police spokesman, said the injured were admitted to Teligama hospital and later taken to Karawanella hospital for treatment.

The group of protesters are reported to be Sri Lanka Podujana Party (SLPP) supporters.