The son of Batticaloa Region Deputy Inspector General of Police Ravi Vaidyalankara has been admitted to hospital following an assault on him by the son of Minister Maithreepala Sirisena
According to the Kalkuda police the altercation between the two sites had taken place last evening on the Kalkuda beach.
While the victim has been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of the Kalkuda hospital, 13 individuals including the son of Minister Maithreepala Sirisena who had carried out the assault were placed under arrest.
Subsequently the group had been enlarged on bail.
According to DIG Ravi Vaidyalankara the son of Minister Maithreepala Sirisena had attempted to obtain photographs of his sons wife while they had been enjoying the scenery.
When the victim had requested from the Son of Minister Maithreepala Sirisena to abstain from obtaining photographs, he had been severely assaulted on his head.