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A vehicle driven by a police officer had knocked down two women in front of the Batticaloa Police Head Quarters today on the Batticaloa –Trincomalee Road causing them serious injuries, the Police said.

The injured were admitted to the Batticaloa Teaching Hospital.

Investigations had revealed that the vehicle was coming out of the Police Quarters when it knocked down the two pedestrians.

SP Kirthi Ratnayake, who visited the scene conducted preliminary investigations. The Police driver was taken into custody pending further investigations. (Jauffer Khan)

  Comments - 4

  • AAAA Wednesday, 08 February 2017 05:34 PM

    only in lanka

    Mandy Wednesday, 08 February 2017 06:29 PM

    No - all over the world accidents happen by police officers.

    linpol Wednesday, 08 February 2017 06:46 PM

    Indian rubbish..these vehicles are not meant for human , nor suitable for cattle transportation.

    Mrhy Wednesday, 08 February 2017 10:55 PM

    It is a poor craftsman that blames his tools.

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