Cop arrested for firing in Namal Uyana

Saturday, 18 April 2015 - 13:34

According to the Police, the Police officer who was arrested for opening fire after an argument with the caretaker of Galkiriyagama Namal Uyana Vanavasi Rahula Thera, is to be produced before Kekirawa Magistrate court today.

Rahula Thera has blamed this police officer for reporting late for his night duty at Namal Uyana last evening, where the police officer has opened fire in response.

However, Police media spokesman ASP Ruwan Gunasekara stated that no one received any injuries in the incident.

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