Former Mayor of Dik-oya hospitalized after assault

Saturday, 20 May 2017 - 12:51


A group of individuals has assaulted the former mayor of the Hatton Dik-oya Urban Council, Alagamuththu Nandakumar last night.

The former mayor has been admitted to Dik-oya Base Hospital for treatment.

Our correspondents stated that the former mayor has been assaulted following an argument with a group of lawyers who were taking part in a function organized for lawyers in the Hatton area last night.

Police stated that the assailants have been identified and investigations are underway to apprehend them.

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