Colombo North welcomes new Police station
By Nabiya Vaffoor
The Mihijayasevana Police Station was opened by the Public Security Minister Rear Admiral Dr. Sarath Weerasekara on 11 June. The station comes under the jurisdiction of the Modara Police Area in the Colombo North Police Division.
Western Province SDIG Deshabandu Thennakon also took part in the inaugural ceremony. Speaking at the event, Weerasekara noted that the main purpose of establishing Mihijayasevana Police Station is to combat the drug trade and underworld activities in the area. Weerasekara also mentioned that the station will benefit 17,000 local residents during the COVID-19 pandemic.