Violence – call it vandalism if you like – is not a catalyst for change. Vandalism in democracy’s name is as abhorrent as violence in religion’s name.
Misguided passion will not engender more political freedoms, leave alone democracy.
The cleaners were using pressurised water jet to remove the spray paint.
A cenotaph is typically a monument or “empty tomb” erected in honour of a person or a group of people. The Cenotaph at Esplanade Park is a war memorial initially erected in commemoration of the soldiers who have sacrificed their lives in World War I. In 1951, an extension was added to the structure to commemorate those who sacrificed in World War II.