Four persons arrested


Four persons were arrested for torching a hotel in Kolonna owned by Rohitha Rajapaksa, the youngest son of former Premier Mahinda Rajapaksa.

Police said the suspects had stolen property and set fire to the hotel in Gongalakanda on 10 May.

The suspects are residents of Kolonna and are aged 25 and 50. They were arrested on Monday (22) and Tuesday (23) by Kolonna Police.  Kolonna Police are conducting further investigations.

By Aloka Kasthuriarachchi