PS chairman entangled in brawl
Mawathagama Pradeshiya Sabha (PS) chairman and three others taken
into custody over a brawl in Mawathagama were released on bail on
Wednesday by the Mawathagama magistrate.
Meanwhile, Wattegama Police commenced a search operation to arrest
Wattegama Urban Council chairman over another incident of assault.
The Mawathagama PS chairman was arrested after initial investigations
by the Mawathagama Police following a complaint lodged against the PS
chairman and three others, in connection with an incident where a person
aged 28 was hospitalized after being assaulted during a musical show in
Mawathagama on July 29.
The police are looking for the Wattegama UC chairman over an incident
where a fruit seller in Wattegama was assaulted after which he fled the