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A tourist from the United Kingdom had been taken into custody for abusing and obstructing duties of a medical officer of the Arachhcikanda Government Hospital.

The Police said that the suspect was staying at a rented house in Tiranagama. A young woman had taken the latter for treatment to the hospital.
The doctor said the tourist was drunk when he called over at the hospital with the woman.

OIC of the Hikkaduwa Police CI Prasad Madanayake is conducting investigations. (D. G. Sugathapala)

  Comments - 7

  • Dushan Monday, 25 August 2014 05:58 AM

    Good that he is not a politician otherwise the doctor will be facing bribery charges

    Pathi Monday, 25 August 2014 09:22 AM

    This is common white supremacist behaviour. They are of the opinion that they can talk down to any Brown Skin. I am glad that he was arrested.

    gobbaya Monday, 25 August 2014 05:19 AM

    the local goons & politicians have set the standard even for the foreigners to follow.....miracle of asia indeed via DM Android App

    lespere77@gmail.com Monday, 25 August 2014 06:18 AM

    Only a gobbaya can write a post like this.

    George Clooney Monday, 25 August 2014 02:40 AM

    Please do not arrest anyone from the UK as they will stop donations and food parcels to SL.

    Anne Monday, 25 August 2014 07:49 AM

    Why are so people sensitive when the words " Miracle of Asia" are mentioned ? It's hilarious

    nathan Monday, 25 August 2014 11:39 AM

    sorry george we do not need uk donations and food parcels
    we getting from chaina same as uk


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