Assault on SDIG: Two remanded


Colombo Additional Magistrate Shalani Perera yesterday (11) remanded, till today (12), two suspects who were charged with assaulting Western Province SDIG Deshabandu Tennakoon on 10 May.

Kollupitiya Police arrested the two suspects and Magistrate Perera, ordered the Director of the Prisons Department to produce the two suspects, for an identification parade being fully covered.

The Police also informed the Court that they had apprehended another suspect and that he had been hospitalised due to an illness.

As a result, the Court stated that after inspecting the suspect’s condition, a suitable order will be issued.

BY Hansi Nanayakkara