A police officer attached to Angunakolapalassa station made to stand in the sun.-Video
The OIC of Angunakolapalessa Police Station is accused of making a constable stand in the sun without food.
Later the victim has been served a transfer to another police station.
The constable bearing No.89584 Jayawickrama Vidanalage Sujith Ekanayake was reported to be abused verbally by the OIC last night alleging that the constable was responsible for submitting a petition against the OIC.
Later the OIC has deployed the constable on duty at the gate of the OIC’s official quarters from this morning for over 6 hours.
The constable who served without having lunch was summoned by the OIC at around 2.30 this afternoon and informed him about his transfer to Tissamaharama police station.
When our news team contacted Police media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that OICs have no rights to punish their subordinates indiscriminately.
He also said this incident will be investigated on tangible facts if any.