30 students, 20 past pupils arrested in Padukka

4 March 2017 10:14 am - 7     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A group of 30 students and another 20 past pupils of a leading school in Panadura were arrested yesterday on charges of assaulting another group of students of a school in Padukka, Police said.

It was reported that the students of the Padukka School were engaged in their sports practices when they were interrupted by the students of Panadura School.

The arrested students had arrived in a Defender vehicle and a small lorry.

Police investigation has revealed that the school children and some old boys had tried to force them into the Padukka school resulting in the fight.

After a complaint lodged by the Principal of the Padukka school, police has taken the intruding school children and the two vehicle into their custody.

  Comments - 7

  • jatdj Saturday, 04 March 2017 06:45 PM

    these type of people who acted during their school days are now in parliament so better to follow them via DM Android App

    Kadiya Saturday, 04 March 2017 07:37 PM

    And then sack them from the school, there is no room for little thugs ion society!

    Dee Sunday, 05 March 2017 08:05 AM

    This is what happens when people who didn't have even a push bike gets hold of defenders.

    ANTON Saturday, 04 March 2017 11:02 AM


    Truth Saturday, 04 March 2017 11:15 AM

    Good. Lock them for a month at least via DM Android App

    usaguy Saturday, 04 March 2017 02:10 PM

    I can smell sons of a few politicians here. via DM Android App

    Sonali Saturday, 04 March 2017 03:49 PM

    Say what you want. The blame lies on the parents. There's so much that teachers and clergy can do to teach children about morals and discipline. The parents of these thugs must be real proud of their off spring.

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