IGP+orders+probe+into+death+of+youth+at+Police+cell
Thursday, 11 January 2018 - 17:08
IGP orders probe into death of youth at Police cell
3,736

Views

Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundera has handed over the investigation in relation to the alleged suicide of a detainee by hanging at a cell in Pettah Police to the DIG at Police Headquarters.

The IGP has also asked to take stern disciplinary action against the police officers who were on duty at the time of the incident.

The 17-year-old youth who was a resident of Matale had committed suicide by hanging using his clothes inside the police cell early morning today (Jan. 11).

He was arrested by police last night in Bastian Mawatha for allegedly having a haul of cannabis in his possession.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,303 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
56,704 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
21,729 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
47,082 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
1,359 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
106,439 Views
Top