A person who was admitted to ICU of Rathnapura Hospital followed by a clash between Police and residents passed away today.
Seven people, including five policemen were admitted to Embilipitiya hospital on 4th January followed by the conflict.
The victim was first admitted to Embilipitiya hospital as he has fallen down from up-stairs of the house when Policemen of Embilipitiya Police have made a fuss with residents.
According to residents, Policemen, including few drunken sergeants have threatened them asking for liquor while the ASP has scared them with a pistol.
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