Tuesday, 14 October 2014 - 19:22
Matara deputy mayor threatens municipal commissioner for questioning his daughter.
Matara municipal commissioner Senaka Palliyaguruge has lodged a complaint against the deputy mayor of the Matara municipal council Ranjith Yasarathna for threatening him.
The matara police said that according to the complaint, the deputy mayor who has arrived at the municipal commissioner’s office yesterday has threatened him.
An inquiry has been conducted by the local government commissioner’s office against the librarian of the municipal council.
During the inquiry a statement has been obtained from the deputy mayor’s daughter who works as an assistant in the library.
The municipal commissioner Senaka Palliyaguruge said that the deputy mayor threatened him while inquiring about the incident.
When we made inquiries in this regard from deputy mayor of the Matara Municipal Council, Ranjith Yasarathna, he refused the allegations.