Police open fire at a drone flying over Jawatte

Sunday, 05 May 2019 - 8:03

Police have shot at a drone which was been flown illegally over the Jawatte area.

The Narahenpita Police had observed the drone in the skies above Jawatte last night and had shot at it after observing it for a while.

However, it had proceeded towards the Bambalapitiya area and then towards the sea.

Police had then alerted the Air Force.

Following the recent terrorist attacks, the use of drones, was temporarily banned.

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