PM orders to probe Ampara incident

4 March 2018 06:42 pm - 10     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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Prime Minister and Minister of Law and Order Ranil Wickremesinghe has ordered another inquiry into the recent clashes in Ampara, as the initial report already submitted by the police is said to be incomplete.

A release from the Ministry of Law and Order said there were evidence to suggest that there had been lapses in enforcing law and order during the clashes.

The release added that arrangements had been made to pay compensation to those who were affected during the clashes.

The ministry also thanked the Maha Sanga and the Muslim clergy for their contribution in carrying out the investigations. (Yohan Perera)

  Comments - 10

  • Ceylon Sunday, 04 March 2018 07:17 PM

    Stupid orders.still didnt take any action against aluthgana killers,arsanists and looters but ordering to investigate new one.one day someone honest and able will punish you sirisena and all other traitors.

    Sand Man Sunday, 04 March 2018 08:17 PM

    What about the tables put in to the foods in hotels.. Any probes..

    Sam Sunday, 04 March 2018 09:16 PM

    I'd notice if someone tried to slip a table in my food.

    Kevin Sunday, 04 March 2018 09:19 PM

    Not tablets. Some powders they put in the foods.

    shan Monday, 05 March 2018 09:41 AM

    Yes. sometimes they put curry powder and chili powder to food. Very bad.

    Lankaboy Sunday, 04 March 2018 08:46 PM

    From MR era to RW-MS combo era, still officials wait for orders from top to investigate.? don't we have any system where police or any other officials start investigation ones something happened?

    Honey Sunday, 04 March 2018 09:05 PM

    Health Services Director General Dr. Anil Jasinghe said no tablet had been invented in the western medicine which can cause infertility. SO...

    Saman Sunday, 04 March 2018 09:15 PM

    Somebody please order to probe PM with regard to bond scam.

    Ronnie Bugger Sunday, 04 March 2018 09:18 PM

    Initial report by the Police hints of a partisan attitude. Mr. Prime Minister, your coat and tie diplomacy is just a carbon copy of the earlier incumbent of this minister. Every day we see at least 4 to 5 demonstrations, agitations. rallies, all against the system which is going to the dogs. Where is FM Sarath Fonseka ??

    BuffaloaCitizen Monday, 05 March 2018 10:03 AM

    The Ampara incident is a typical example that the Sinhalese are yet a uncivilized race with a serious phobia towards other religions and races.


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