Two drivers were arrested over the charges of using state vehicles to show their support to Joint Opposition’s Jana Satana Pada Yatra.
The march arrived at Warakapola yesterday, and the JO paid their tribute to former General Secretary of the SLFP late Dharmasiri Senanayake at his statue there. Two vehicles of the Airport & Aviation Services were used during this event.
Police said a van and a crane that were used for the event were taken into their custody at Piladuwa Bodirukkaramaya Viharaya.
Meanwhile, two persons who organized two state vehicles for the Pada Yatra were arrested, IGP Pujith Jayasundara said.