Protesters have vowed to stop drilling on a multi-billion dollar road construction project in Melbourne, calling on the government to abandon the project and instead spend the money on public transport.

Protesters have vowed to stop drilling on a multi-billion dollar road construction project in Melbourne, calling on the government to abandon the project and instead spend the money on public transport. Ongoing demonstrations which halted preliminary drilling work on the East-West Link for several days last month became heated on Monday as…