Southern PC fisheries Minister arrested

Thursday, 01 August 2013 - 13:04


Police Media Spokesman’s Office stated that Fisheries, Cooperative and Cultural  Minister of the Southern PC D.V. Upul was arrested in connection with allegedly assaulting a CTB driver who was plying a Matara bound bus from Tangalle via Mahawela.


Victim W.S. Chandrasena who is receiving treatment at Tangalle hospital told our news team that the PC minister stopped his bus near “Aswaattuwa’ junction and assaulted him.