Saturday, 30 May 2015 - 8:29
Another protest in Kahawatte: Police says peace will be upheld with support from STF
Another protest was held in Kotakethana - Kahawatte last night over releasing the suspects of the murder of a mother and daughter in the area.
Police Media Spokesperson ASP Ruwan Gunasekara stated that the protest was held in a peaceful manner.
The Colombo High Court decided to acquit the 3 suspects of the murder of a mother and her daughter of Kotaketana in Kahawatta on July 19th, 2012.
Police stated that they are prepared to discuss with the Attorney General over submitting an appeal regarding the verdict.
A tense situation cropped up in the Kahawatta town the day of the verdict.
However, Police Media Spokesperson ASP Ruwan Gunasekara stated that peace in the area is upheld with the support of the STF.