Sixteen arrested in IUSF protest released on bail


Sixteen suspects who were arrested during a protest organised by the Inter-University Student’s Federation have been released on bail.

The order has been issued by the Colombo Additional Magistrate’s Court.

Meanwhile, Convener Inter-University Student’s Federation Wasantha Mudalige, Venerable Galwewa Siridhamma Thero and Bhashantha Jeewantha Gunathilake will be held under detention orders.

A total of 19 people were arrested by Police yesterday (18) for being party to unlawful assembly.