Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte Municipal Council member H. M. Ali Usuman and his brother were arrested with three swords in Rajagiriya.
Police said the 51-year-old councillor and his brother, H. M. Sulthan Shariq were arrested at their residences during a search carried out by the police and the STF in Rajagiriya area.
The police also recovered a machete and a CD from their possession. They were handed over to the Welikada Police to be produced in the court. (Darshana Sanjeewa)