SLFP Gen Secy lashes out at unruly supporters

A’pura attack: 3 suspects remanded


Three suspects arrested over the assault on Dr. Chamila Herath were yesterday remanded till September 11 by the Anuradhapura Magistrate. According to Crimes OIC Anuradhapura police, the three suspects, surrendered to police, were responsible for the brutal attack. There had been 20 people in the gang and search operations for other suspects were going on, he said.

Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena, when contacted, said that he would take stringent action against UPFA supporters alleged to be responsible for the attack. He said he had asked IGP N. K. Illankoon to arrest the absconding suspects. The SLFP would also take action against the UPFA candidate whose supporters assaulted the doctor, Minister Sirisena said.


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