Hirunews Logo
Fray+at+Wattala+Local+Council
Saturday, 31 January 2015 - 10:03
Fray at Wattala Local Council
31,636

Views

Three individuals have been arrested in connection with Wattala Local Council (LC) attack on Friday morning, the Police spokesman Senior Superintendent of Police Ajith Rohana stated.

A ceremony organized to welcome Minister of Public Security, Christian Religious Affairs and Disaster management John Amaratunga was held opposite the Wattala Local Council (LC) yesterday. The ceremony was arranged by a group of United National Party (UNP) members of the Wattala Local Council.

The tense situation arose following the attempt made by a group of people to remove the Chairman from the council.

The injured, four individuals including the Chairman of the Local Council, and three UPFA members, have been admitted to hospital and currently receiving treatment.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Train services recommence
Thursday, 14 December 2017 - 15:46
The week long railway strike ended last morning (13) after a Cabinet Sub-Committee headed by Minister Dr. Sarath Amunugama agreed to look into the issues... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
717 Views
6,996 Views
6,013 Views
14,081 Views
403 Views
8,509 Views
Top