While speaking during a media briefing held in Colombo today, General Secretary of JVP expressed his views regarding last night’s attack on a stage which was built for a propaganda rally to be held in Badal-kumbura, Moneraragala today.
2 police officers who went to suppress the incident in Badal-kumbura town received injuries and were admitted to Badal-kumbura Hospital.
Police stated that a JVP supporter also received injuries.
JVP states that Deputy Chairman of Badal-kumbura Pradeshiya Sabha and a group of persons attacked.
Expressing his views regarding the matter Deputy Chairman of the Pradeshiya Sabha Kapila Samarakkodi stated that he was not involved in the attack.
He further accused that a group of JVP members arrived at Badal-kumbura town and attacked the UPFA office last night.
When inquired if they were involved in the attack, JVP General Secretary Tilvin Silva said that it is a blatant lie.Related story published below :http://www.hirunews.lk/90363/jvp-stage-in-badal-kubura-attacked-2-police-officers-injured