Hanguranketha Pradeshiya Saba chairman Ranasingha Dissanayaka speaking to our news team stated that a group including the Central provincial council chairman Saliya Dissanayaka had attacked them.
Pradeshiya Saba chairman was injured during the attack and he was admitted to the Hanguranketha hospital and subsequently transferred to the Peradeniya hospital for further treatments.
A development committee meeting was held today under the patronage of the Pradeshiya Saba chairman Ranasingha Dissanayaka.
Speaking regarding the incident he had this to say….
Speaking further he also had this to say….
Although we attempted to contact Central provincial council chairman Saliya Dissanayaka with this regard our attempts were futile.
However, one of his secretaries speaking to our news team stated that Saliya Dissanayaka and a brother of Ranasingha Dissanayaka have been appointed as joint chairmen to carry out the development activities in the Hanguranketha area.
The secretary states that a group belonging to Minister C B Rathnayaka had arrived to discuss development matter in the area when there are 2 chairmen and he further added that it is illegal.
He further stated that an attack never took place.