Police arrested the 6 UPFA supporters this morning, for abducting a person who was pasting the posters of Matara district UNP candidate Sagala Ratnayake.
The suspects have stolen a set of posters and hijacked a three-wheeler which was used for pasting the posters and fled the scene.
According to the Police media spokesman’s office, the police took immediate measures to recover the stolen three-wheeler and the relevant posters along with the abducted person in Akuressa.
Meanwhile, police arrested 3 persons who were pasting posters at the Hospital junction in Piliyandala this morning.
Police media spokesman’s office stated that the police have also seized posters of a Colombo District UPFA candidate.