Five youth were arrested in Negombo for harassing a Swedish tourist while she was on the Negombo beach.
The 23 year old tourist had a lodged complaint with the tourist police post in Negombo following the incident.
She was allegedly harassed by the suspects who are between 16 and 18 year old age, the police said. The suspects are residents of the same area. They were handed over to the Negombo police and are to be produced in courts shortly. (SD & SC)