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Twenty one-year-old Thilini Amalka, who is alleged to have slapped a youth at the Wariyapola Bus Terminal recently had been arrested by the  Wariyapola Police this morning, Police Media Unit said.

Police said she was accompanied by her lawyer.

They said the youth had lodged a complaint with the Wariyapola Police a few days ago and that he was still at the Wariyapola Hospital undergoing medical treatment.

She had been produced before the Judicial Medical Officer (JMO) and to be produced before the Wariyapola Magistrate Court tomorrow.

She is currently detained at the Wariyapola police until she is produced before the magistrate court tomorrow.

Meanwhile, Chandra Kumara alias Selva who was slapped by the girl at the Wariyapola bus stand was admitted to the Wariyapola hospital on Monday after complaining of a hearing problem in one of his ears and was later transferred to Kurunegala Hospital for further examination.

He has now been transferred to the Wariyapola Hospital after examinations.
 
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  • Migara Wednesday, 27 August 2014 11:03 AM

    Utterly frustrated about the social response to this. This after all explains the patriarchal conservative social order within which we live. And plus a very good message given to society on harassment against women. The conservative pundits and now the law enforcement authorities are ever ready to victimize a victim and not the perpetrators

    gen gon fonseka Wednesday, 27 August 2014 07:54 AM

    What do you expect from a country with first woman PM? You deserve it SLankan males.

    Don Don Wednesday, 27 August 2014 08:02 AM

    It sounds like you are in love with her.

    Ruwan Wednesday, 27 August 2014 11:31 AM

    Making unwanted remarks at girls minding their own business. Bravo girl , this will teach men like this fellow a lesson

    lol Wednesday, 27 August 2014 08:21 AM

    [quote name="good vibe"]I hope she gets no man in her life for this thuggery.[/quote]

    with such attitude you call yourself "good vibe"? :p

    ANTON Wednesday, 27 August 2014 11:52 AM

    THIS GIRL SHOULD BE SUED FOR

    1. INSULTING IN A PUBLIC PLACE
    2. ASSAULT CAUSING BODILY HARM

    mount Wednesday, 27 August 2014 01:58 PM

    Good move

    #Sasha Wednesday, 27 August 2014 01:03 PM

    No. Even if it was a good looking man we wouldn't have smiled back and act all flirty. I've been cat called to so many times. This woman stood up for herself and God knows how many times she has been harassed. There's a limit to how much each person can tolerate and this outburst was proof that she had reached hers. PLEASE try walking in our shoes before you say that she deserved to get arrested. The irony of this situation is laughable! This county actually tolerates harassment and jails self defense.
    THOUSANDS of women get harassed on a daily basis and it's ignored but when one of them retaliates to this madness the majority of the sexist male community loses their mind.

    Kolla Wednesday, 27 August 2014 01:04 PM

    Once or twice of this would have been OK. But not 45 minutes of slapping!!!

    kasyapa Thursday, 28 August 2014 12:31 PM

    As result now she repents 100 times that the pleasure she relished when slapping to the innocent.

    ram Wednesday, 27 August 2014 09:04 AM

    jail her for some months god move by the guy if he talk you talk to him in any manner she don’t have the rights to raise her hands police should handle this case in neutral manner .
    Now we watching the police activity in this case .

    DNA Thursday, 28 August 2014 04:23 AM

    This is news Must be a politicians son who got slapped for the police to take it seriously.

    Victor Wednesday, 27 August 2014 09:07 AM

    Exactly...they should use the slipper against these kind of thugs.

    HellWelcomes Wednesday, 27 August 2014 02:08 PM

    Good lesson for men who pass comments at women and annoy them.

    chinthaka Wednesday, 27 August 2014 02:10 PM

    kana palenna denna ona thamayi naraka weda karana minissun ta.

    good vibe Wednesday, 27 August 2014 06:40 AM

    I hope she gets no man in her life for this thuggery.

    mail_guy Wednesday, 27 August 2014 06:48 AM

    Single forever for sure..

    Ron Wednesday, 27 August 2014 12:19 PM

    Bravo Wariyapola Girl These men who take liberties with girls casting unwanted remarks and making uncivilized gestures deserve more than a slap. Next time use your slipper.

    Andrew Pitugala Wednesday, 27 August 2014 07:04 AM

    The youth must have done something bad for her to have slapped him.

    Prem Wednesday, 27 August 2014 09:47 AM

    That's exactly what I expected.She once commented ' neeti tadai'.
    Now,face the court and see what will happen.

    kithudugama Wednesday, 27 August 2014 07:05 AM

    Anay oya hari bad no. You moron

    Sharon Thursday, 28 August 2014 02:00 PM

    She is one brave girl, that any man should be lucky to have! Hats off to her for her bravery, standing up for herself and standing up for all women!

    Lamina Wednesday, 27 August 2014 08:56 PM

    Should have slapped with a slipper via DM Android App

    Sharon Thursday, 28 August 2014 02:05 PM

    Well Said Ron,

    pradeep Wednesday, 27 August 2014 07:07 AM

    Good move by police though it is late. She crossed the red line, cannot attack physically for verbal abuse. Please stop giving publicity to this kind of incidents. There are so many burning issues in the country

    Chryshan Wednesday, 27 August 2014 07:08 AM

    She should be punished. She cannot slap a person for the sake that says something. If he was a good looking guy she would have taken as a compliment.

    AJJA Wednesday, 27 August 2014 10:06 AM

    She will be Notorious for her life..No man will want her..stupid girl...

    kuma Wednesday, 27 August 2014 10:28 AM

    Are you approving violence? You are promoting a dangerous game!
    This girl abused him verbally and physically; which is unacceptable. She should have moved on after responding to him verbally!
    I see as this person who needs help!!

    MP Thursday, 28 August 2014 01:55 AM

    Exactly!!! the sad part is what he did is NOT in a video and therefore the girl is blamed!!! can't believe the reaction of the public especially men regarding this incident!!

    Mushtaq Wednesday, 27 August 2014 07:34 AM

    Anay Paw !!

    Lenny Wednesday, 27 August 2014 10:45 AM

    I agree with you Pradeep, she deserves to be arrested, but there are more burning issues that need to be addressed in this country.

    falisha Friday, 29 August 2014 07:36 AM

    THIS BOY SHOULD BE SUED FOR

    1. STREET HARASSMENT

    Its sad to see no one speaks about this point

    Devaka Wednesday, 27 August 2014 07:37 AM

    Well said Ron.

    Raj Wednesday, 27 August 2014 11:02 AM

    [quote name="Lenny"]I agree with you Pradeep, she deserves to be arrested, but there are more burning issues that need to be addressed in this country.[/quote]
    will you say the same if your sister had been verbally abused by a stranger?


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