Wattala UC Deputy Chairman remanded

Wattala UC Deputy Chairman remanded

Written by Staff Writer

14 Apr, 2014 | 9:50 pm

The Deputy Chairman of the Wattala Urban Council who was arrested on charges of assault has been remanded until April 16 by the Acting Magistrate of Wattala, Channa Gunawardena.

The Deputy Chairman was arrested on charges of having conspired to assault an individual from the Bangalawatte area in Mabola, Wattala. The Wattala Police made the arrest on Sunday evening.

The victim was attacked by a group of persons on April 6 who had arrived in a vehicle belonging to the Deputy Chairman.

The assaulted individual has been discharged from the National Hospital in Colombo, where he was being treated.

Two persons have been placed in remand custody in connection with the incident.

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