2 brothers of a candidate arrested while distributing propaganda cards near a polling centre in Rabukkana
The police media spokesman’s office stated that 8 persons have been arrested for violating election law since the polling was started at 7 o’clock this morning.
At the same time, 4 vehicles which were used in the election law violation incidents have also been seized by police.
Police have arrested two brothers of a candidate while they were distributing campaign cards carrying their party symbol and a preferential number at a polling center of Dombemada Junior School in Rambukkana.
Police Media spokesman’s office stated the two were arrested at 8 this morning.
Police have also seized the motor vehicle in which the two were driven to the venue and a large stock of campaign cards in their possession.
The suspects are scheduled be produced before the Kegalle Magistrate today.