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A police sergeant and another suspect were arrested while transporting 25 timber logs in a tipper in the Anuradhapura town, Division Four senior DIG Jayantha Gamage said.

The policeman is attached to the Udanmaluwa police post and was arrested by a special police team after they received a tip off from public about the illegal transportation.

The suspects were produced before the Anuradhapura Magistrate this morning, DIG Gamage said. (SD)

  Comments - 11

  • Guru Saturday, 26 February 2011 09:09 PM

    Best Police in the world. Ha Ha Ha

    Yehiya-Doha Sunday, 27 February 2011 03:25 AM

    What can do Balasuriya. He is not authorized to transfer an officer. Beruwela insident is good example.

    Matalan Sunday, 27 February 2011 04:29 AM

    "Thefts, rapes, murders, corruption, bribery happens in any county" Rajapakshe loyalist.

    asoka abeywardena Sunday, 27 February 2011 04:57 AM

    i heard that the IGP is puting up a new house....

    Nina Kamal Sunday, 27 February 2011 05:42 AM

    probably a 'scapegoat'.

    Aruna Sunday, 27 February 2011 07:09 AM

    where these woods will be taken? to make wood place for MR or cabinet ministers?

    I Hussein Saturday, 26 February 2011 08:17 AM

    Police rats are in full swing while the IGP cat dozzing off most of the time.
    Balasuriya should be replaced as fast as posible to make a decent police force.

    Kotte Kusum. Saturday, 26 February 2011 08:51 AM

    Must be on the way to a Minister's house. No wonder our country get all these disasters . Put these fellows in prison for at least 8 years.

    Murshid Saturday, 26 February 2011 08:54 AM

    Finally, Poice Sergeant will be promoted because he was following orders from someone big.

    Sammy Saturday, 26 February 2011 01:00 PM

    Cops have been increasingly involved in crimes, in recent times. What is the solution?

    citizen1 Saturday, 26 February 2011 03:33 PM

    Pray. That is the only thing left to do.

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