UPFA Southern Provincial Council candidate Ajith Prasanna was remanded today till tomorrow by Fort Magistrate Tilina Gamage.
Police arrested Ajith Prasanna while he was receiving treatment in a private hospital in Colombo yesterday. He was produced before the Court under 4 charges including assaulting a Policeman on the last day to hand over nominations.
The Magistrate also ordered police to produce the suspect again before him tomorrow.
Police say that Provincial Council candidates only can enter the respective District Secretariats to obtain their preferential Numbers tomorrow.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that election candidates only can travel by vehicles near District Secretariats and neither vehicle parades nor party supporters are allowed to join candidates.