Stones were thrown at the Common Candidate Maithripala Sirisena’s meeting held in Pelmadulla yesterday.
Police stated that 2 persons have been arrested with regard to the incident.
Stones had been thrown at the stage at around 8.15 last night when Common Candidate Maithripala Sirisena was addressing the rally near the Pelmadulla bus halt.
Several persons were reportedly injured.
Meanwhile, Election Monitoring groups say that so far 681 incidents of election law violations have been reported.
215 were with regard to violence and 205 were over the misuse of state property.Related story published below :http://goo.gl/4z9eim