Inspector General of Police directs:
Three pronged attack on crime
Inspector General of Police Jayantha
Wickremaratne at a special conference at his chambers on Friday
assigned three Deputy Inspectors General of Police to combat three
major crimes in the country. They are - gang operated organised
crimes, illicit liquor and hard drug trafficking.
Foreign fraudsters arrested
Several foreigners, engaged in defrauding Banks
and unsuspecting wealthy locals after befriending them at local
banks have been arrested by the Divulapitiya Police.
Police curfew in Beruwela
A police curfew was imposed yesterday in parts
of Beruwela to prevent a re-occurrence of the clash which occurred
between two Muslim groups in the area late on Friday night.