Cop run over by private bus in Peraliya

2 December 2016 10:17 pm - 2     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

A Sub Inspector attached to the Mitiyagoda Police Station had been run over by an inter-city private bus plying from Ambalangoda to Galle at Peraliya in Thelwatta yesterday evening.

The police officer had visited the location based on a complaint that two persons who arrived on a motorbike had pelted stones at an SLTB bus transporting people from Tangalle to Colombo.

The injured officer had been admitted to the Balapitiya Hospital and the private bus driver had been arrested by the Police.

Meanwhile, the driver of the SLTB bus had also been hospitalized due to injuries sustained when the bus was pelted with stones. The windscreen of the bus had been damaged and few other passengers had also sustained minor injuries. (Ambalangoda Anuradha)

  Comments - 2

  • ANTON Saturday, 03 December 2016 07:10 AM

    MAL KADA KADA INNA UNVA , YATA KARAGENA YANNEY KOHIDA.............. AMERICAAVE AMERICAAVE....

    suresh Saturday, 03 December 2016 07:32 AM

    Pelting stones, running over people - are we still in the stone age?


Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment




Public transport 'side-laned'?

“Miss, mantheeru neethiya nisa api bus passen yanna one. Ithin drop eka par

Land acquisitions in Hanthana and Knuckles Mountain ranges

Sri Lankans will soon lose their opportunity to boast about the rich biodiver

Wanathawilluwa forest clearance: Whodunit?

Days after the Anawilundawa Ramsar Wetland, situated in Puttalam District, ma

‘I’m scared to see her face’

On August 13, a woman happened to meet a child who was in desperate need of h