United National Party Anamaduwa Electorate Organiser, Provincial Councillor Shantha Abeysekara states that the hand grenade attack which was launched at a hotel on the Anamaduwa-Galgama route last night was executed with the aim of disrupting a party political meeting.
Speaking further he noted that a party meeting had been scheduled for today at the hotel which was attacked last night.
Moreover allegations concerning the attack are being levelled against fellow party parliamentarian Palitha Rangebandara.
Disputes between the two UNP'rs have been raging for quite some time while UNP Parliamentarian Palitha Range Banadara had been hospitalised during an attack which had sparked between both individuals.
UNP Anamaduwa electorate Shantha Abeysekara expressed the following views to our news team concerning last nights attack.
Meanwhile our news team obtained the views of UNP MP Palitha Rangebandara concerning the allegations which are being levelled against him.
Expressing his views to our news team Police Media Spokesperson SSP Prishantha Jayakodi stated that officials were still uncertain if the attack was launched utilising a hand grenade.