United People’s Freedom Alliance Western Provincial Councillor Sagara Senarathna who was kidnapped has been found by the police after he was dropped off by the kidnappers in Kandana.
Police media spokesperson SP Ajith Rohana stated that the provincial councillor was kidnapped around 7:45 last night near the Kotte Sri Naga Viharaya.
The kidnapping was carried out by an unidentified gang who had arrived in a cab.
The councillor was dropped off in Kandana about two hours later.
The councillor is the brother-in-law of the Minister of Postal Services Jeevan Kumarathunga.
The police media spokesperson further stated that the Mirihana Police are conducting further investigations.