Breaking news: Uva Chief Minister surrenders to police over ‘kneeling’ incident

Breaking news: Uva Chief Minister surrenders to police over ‘kneeling’ incident

Breaking news: Uva Chief Minister surrenders to police over ‘kneeling’ incident

Written by Keshala Dias

23 Jan, 2018 | 1:06 pm

The Uva Provincial Chief Minister has surrendered to the Badulla Police via an Attorney-at-Law, with regard to the incident where he is alleged to have made the principal of the Badulla Tamil Girls’ School kneel.

Accordingly, the Chief Minister is scheduled to be produced before the Badulla Magistrate’s Court, today.

Meanwhile, Education Minister, Akila Viraj Kariyawasam has instructed the Secretary to the Ministry of Education to compile a report after inquiring into the manner in which the heads of education and the principal in question had acted regarding the incident.

The minister had further instructed the ministry secretary to check whether the chief minister had influenced the education authorities in any manner.


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