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* Arts Faculty of Colombo University temporarily closed following students' clash
Wed, Oct 18, 2017, 12:53 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Oct 18, Colombo: The administration of University of Colombo has decided to indefinitely close its Arts Faculty following a brawl between two groups of students, Vice Chancellor Prof. Lakshman Dissanayake said.

Two students were injured and admitted to the Colombo National Hospital following a clash between the first year students and third year students yesterday.

Although the university administrators had a discussion between the two groups yesterday, they have clashed again in the night at the dormitories.

The administration has called the police to control the situation and decided to close the Faculty indefinitely.

 

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