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Tuesday, 23 January 2018 - 22:55
Two NGO men come under attack in Kataragama
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The funeral of the 25-year-old father of one, who was killed by gunshot injuries was held in Kataragama this afternoon (Jan. 23).

Police have beefed up security in the area during a funeral and even riot police were deployed.

This person was killed on Saturday night when a police constable opened fire at a motorcycle which had allegedly sped away without heeding to a signal to stop.

Meanwhile, the area residents have assaulted 2 persons -members of NGOs - who had allegedly attempted guide the family members of the deceased against the police.

Later one of them was handed over to police by the residents of the area.


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