Rathugala indigenous leader who was assaulted, hospitalized

Sunday, 16 February 2020 - 8:24

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It was reported that the Rathugala indigenous leader SUDA WANNILA ATHTHO had been assaulted by an individual engaged in the illegal sand trade.

He said that a dispute over a route used to transport sand had led to the assault.

Police said that a suspect had been arrested and was released on bail.