A tense situation arose in front of the Thambuththegama police station when bail was granted to an individual who was responsible for a fatal motor vehicle accident.
Our news correspondent reported that the situation arose after the relatives of the deceased and residents of the region brought the corpse and engaged in a protest in front of the police station.
The crowd had lobbed stones at the police station and the police had to fire tear gas to disperse the crowd.
Speaking to our news team Police media spokesperson SP Ajith Rohana made the following statement.
Speaking further he also had this to say…..