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A total number of 883 people have been arrested so far in connection with the violent incidents reported from across the country following the mob attack on the peaceful, unarmed protestors in Kollupitiya and Galle Face on May 9.

Police Spokesman SSP Nihal Thalduwa said 412 of them have been remanded after being produced in courts while 364 persons have been released on bail.

He said the police arrested 219 persons in connection with the violent incidents yesterday alone and 57 of them were remanded while 68 persons were released on bail.

Meanwhile, the spokesman said that the police hotline and mobile numbers with Whatsapp facility and the 'telligp' email introduced to provide the public over information about recent violets incidents, the police have received over 600 alerts.

He said those information had more than 475 pictures of mob attacks and 70 video clips.

He said those information have been forwarded to the respective police stations and special police units including the CID to take necessary legal action. (Darshana Sanjeewa Balasuriya)


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  • Still no remedy for us Wednesday, 18 May 2022 02:10 PM

    That's good but they must be fed at the cost of people who created this riot and not at our cost.

    Tissa Fernando Wednesday, 18 May 2022 02:42 PM

    Good, you will find AKD and his party involvement.

    Kamal Wednesday, 18 May 2022 03:17 PM

    In comparison, only 22 persons have been involved in the attacks at Minogogama and Gotagogama. How smart is the Police and how well the Justice is in SL !

    Radika Wednesday, 18 May 2022 03:17 PM

    Biggest culprit is back to parliament with all evidence in hand. How long this country could sustain when Law is so weak?.


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