Rugby coach and 4 students from Veluwana College arrested over the assault on a student

Tuesday, 24 January 2017 - 13:08

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A rugby coach and four students of Veluwana Vidyalaya have been produced before Hulftsdorp courts for allegedly assaulting another student.

Police said the suspects were arrested yesterday.

Parents of the victim complained to Dematagoda police that their 14-year-old son was led to a class room, hung on an iron pole and was assaulted by the Rugby Coach and the four students from Veluwana Vidyalaya.

Police said the victim has been admitted to Colombo National Hospital.