IGP warns student trouble makers full weight of the law


By Hemantha Randunua


IGP Pujith Jayasundara yesterday warned that students getting themselves involved in clashes or misbehave during the ‘big match’ season would be dealt strictly under the law.

He said during the above period security would be beefed up in Colombo and suburbs and all police stations had been ordered to arrest students violating the law.


When asked about the clash among the students of Ananda, Nalanda and D.S. Senanayake Colleges, the IGP said there was a possibility that there would be clashes among the schoolchildren during big matches and police had received information to that effect.

He said more policemen would be deployed around schools where trouble was expected.



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