Police probe video showing assault on nude woman

18 March 2020 08:02 am - 8     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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The Police have launched an investigation into a video circulating on social media showing an assault on a nude woman.

The Police media unit said that the Children and Women Bureau of the Police Department has commenced investigations into the incident.

It was still not clear as to when and where the incident took place but according to some social media reports the incident took place in Thotalanga.

The video shows a nude woman been dragged onto the road and assaulted by a group of men. When inquired about the incident, an officer at the Police Media Unit said that the Police was aware of the incident. The officer said that they had witnessed the video that is being widely circulated on social media.

The Police Media Unit said the case had been handed over to the Children and Women Bureau of the Police Department for further investigations. 

  Comments - 8

  • Lumbini Wednesday, 18 March 2020 09:28 AM

    These are not 'men'. They are animals. Police should take actions against even those who are watching the incident.

    Andrew Silva Wednesday, 18 March 2020 10:14 AM

    In the world there are people who act like uncivilised barbarians who assault women just think she could be a wife, mother, daughter or sister or she could have some mental difficency. Think before you hurt any one. This act disturbed lot of people young and old.

    Sam Wednesday, 18 March 2020 10:15 AM

    Politicians supporters. Arrest remanded for three days and bail out. Srilankan law.

    Sokrates Wednesday, 18 March 2020 12:45 PM

    Subhumans. Not worth to live.

    Azad Wednesday, 18 March 2020 12:54 PM

    barbarians. Both who did this and witnessed it without standing up against it. Both are equally at guilt. One should speak up against injustice

    decentgent.lankan@yahoo.com Wednesday, 18 March 2020 08:34 PM

    The Police should arrest the culprits immediately and sentence them for one year rigorous imprisonment. Does anyone know the reason for this barbaric act??

    George Harry Wednesday, 18 March 2020 11:41 PM

    Indian culture of barbarism imported to SRI LANKA by the previous regime; GAVAPALANAYA.

    Deen Sunday, 22 March 2020 09:18 AM

    You are exactly right, it's the Indian culture being imported to Sri Lanka. In Sri Lanka sorry to say, the worst are the Police, who will take sides for money


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