SJB organiser arrested


Samagi Jana Balavegaya (SJB) Kesbewa Electorate Organiser Gayan de Mel was arrested on Monday (8) on allegations of his involvement in six separate incidents of violence that had taken place on 9 May.

The Piliyandala Police said the suspect had surrendered to the Police through a lawyer on Monday (8).

Over 3,000 people have been arrested by the Police so far in connection with the incidents that took place on 9 May.

BY Sahan Tennekoon