Cops should act without fear – Minister


Police Officers should carry out their duties according to the law and without fear or favour, and such officers will be protected, Minister of Public Security Tiran Alles assured.

Alles made these observations during a meeting held at the Ministry premises in Battaramulla.

He held discussions with IGP Chandana Wickramaratne, SDIGs, along with other senior Police officers. The Minister said legal issues faced by Police officers when performing their duties should be coordinated with respective institutions and solutions should be found.

Alles opined that whenever the Police are unable to resolve certain issues, they should promptly seek the support of the Tri-Forces.

The Minister added that all matters discussed at the meeting should be implemented forthwith.