The police stated that they are yet to arrest anyone in connection with the attack on two houses in Labuduwa, Galle last night.
Investigations are ongoing into the incident where a group of people who were due to stage a protest opposite the Siri Dhamma National School today were attacked.
A child was also hurt in the incident and was admitted to the Karapitiya Hospital.
Meanwhile, the protest went ahead today as planned.
Parents who participated in the protest expressed these views.
Meanwhile, eyewitnesses stated that a vehicle belonging to the Southern Provincial Council was used by the attackers.
We attempted to contact Chief Minister of the Southern Province Shan Wijelal De Silva but our attempts were futile.