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190 new Police Stations

One hundred and ninety new police stations will be set up to create a society free from fear and suspicion, Public Security Minister Sarath Weerasekara said.

He was addressing the opening ceremony of the new police station in Iyankakulam yesterday.

The Minister said that Maradakeni and Iyankakulam in the North have been selected for two new police stations.

The Minister said that people of these areas have to travel long distances to obtain police services. The high number of illegal activities have been taken into account when setting up the new police stations.