Four Pera Uni students arrested for obstructing Police


Four 4th year students of the Peradeniya University Faculty of Arts were arrested for obstructing the duties of Police during the Sri Lanka – Australia match held at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium on 10 June.

Police said that during the match a drunken group had behaved impulsively and riotously, threatening the Police in harsh words. The four were later arrested for obstructing the Police who were attempting to control them.

The arrested students were aged 24 to 28 and were residents of Kurunegala, Koslanda and Kekirawa, Police said.

By Aloka Kasturiarachchi