Hirunews Logo
Easter+Provincial+Councillor+Injured+in+alleged+assualt
Friday, 22 February 2013 - 13:50
Easter Provincial Councillor Injured in alleged assualt
6

Shares
816

Views

Eastern Province Provincial Councillor Priyantha Pathirana who was assaulted in the Andankulam area in Trincomalee last night continues to receive treatment at the Colombo National Hospital as he remains in a critical state.

According to police a verbal feud which had broken out between Eastern Province Provincial Councillor Priyantha Pathirana & the son of its Chairwoman

Ariyawathie Galapaththi had subsequently transcended into a trading of fists.

Eastern provincial Councillor W. Weerasinghe expressing his views to our news team expressed the following views in this regard.

However the suspect assailant also continues to receive treatment at the Trincomalee hospital.

Chairwoman of the Eastern Provincial Council, Ariyawathie Galapaththi expressing her views with concern to the attack launched on her son stated that he had been assaulted in order to intimidate him & prevent him from taking on politics as a career.

However no suspects have been placed under arrest with regards to this altercation.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Top 25 beaches in the world
Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 12:02
TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards reveals top 25 beaches in the world. Baia do Sancho on the Brazilian archipelago Fernando de Noronha takes the top... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
1,947 Views
4,075 Views
2,706 Views
4,339 Views
2,964 Views
48,329 Views
Top