The Secretary of the Sports Ministry of the Uva Provincial Council has been arrested.
Police said that the secretary was arrested after a complaint was filed that he had allegedly attempted to obtain a sexual bribe.
A complaint was filed against the secretary on January 22, for allegedly trying to obtain a sexual bribe from a female officer.
The 56 year old Secretary who was arrested while getting treatment in a private hospital yesterday (25th
Police are conducting further investigation into the incident.
He is to be produced before the Badulla Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.