Hambantota Mayor arrested

22 December 2014 10:02 am - 10     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Hambantota Mayor Eraj Fernando was arrested after he surrendered to the Police today in connection with the alleged attack on a group of opposition supporters in Hambantota, Police Said.


Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said Mr. Fernando was produced before the Hambanthota Magistrate and was remanded till December 24.


Several UNP local government members, including Opposition Leader of the Hambantota Municipal Council Auyb Khan were attacked by a gang at a protest campaign held at the Hambantota bus halt yesterday morning. 



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  Comments - 10

  • Shan Tuesday, 23 December 2014 11:13 AM

    Sandwich solutions never satisfy the people....!

    silva Monday, 22 December 2014 08:57 PM

    JAIL HIM UNTIL 9th will take care of the REST

    champika Tuesday, 23 December 2014 04:12 AM

    This is good start form police department try to good job for nation

    mohideen Monday, 22 December 2014 05:24 PM

    no need to wait till MY3 comes for, Now its self the Police Dept, can start their duty propley

    ashok Monday, 22 December 2014 05:30 PM

    Pop Gun Mayor

    vivian Tuesday, 23 December 2014 09:38 AM

    This bugger should be jailed forever.

    hard boy Monday, 22 December 2014 03:42 PM

    Jail the bugger

    Bala Monday, 22 December 2014 03:43 PM

    All forshow only. Hewill end up in a private hospital or will be given bail immediately to carry on the thuggery.

    Tippy Monday, 22 December 2014 03:45 PM

    Law and order came from nowhere!Fuuntastic!!

    Jay2 Monday, 22 December 2014 03:47 PM

    So called Dictatorship.

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