18 Allied Health Students who were arrested remanded till Monday
18 Students of the Allied Health Science faculty who were arrested have been remanded till Monday.
This was after they were produced before the Colombo Fort Magistrates Court.
The Allied Health Science Degree students who staged a protest in front of the University Grants Commission were arrested yesterday.
Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that three students were arrested on warrant orders, two others were arrested for breaching court orders and 13 other students were arrested for interrupting police.
Students have been protesting against reducing the duration of Allied Health Science Degree from four to three years at five places including one protest in front of University Grants Commission.