Japanese arrested at BIA

4 January 2015 07:56 am - 2     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A Japanese national was arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) this morning after he allegedly assaulted an airport official while under the influence of liquor, Police said.

The Japanese national who had arrived in Sri Lanka on December 27 was waiting to board a flight to China when the incident occurred. He is to be presented to court today, Police said. 

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  • G.M. Jayawardena Monday, 05 January 2015 09:50 AM

    This is racism, he would not have done this had he been in US or Europe.

    Faiz Sunday, 04 January 2015 01:45 PM

    I think this guy should deported back to Japan, the way they treats us at the airports in Japan

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