Threatening to kill doctor:
Two JVP PS members arrested
Two JVP Pradeshiya Sabha members were arrested yesterday for
allegedly threatening to kill a doctor and a group of people near the
Udumulla Public Cemetery in Kolonnawa.
The two JVP PS members of Kotikawatta Mulleriya Pradeshiya Sabha
Kuruwitaarachchilage Don Wimal Keerthiratna and G. Gunasinghe were
arrested by Mulleriya Police following complaints lodged by the harassed
party including Dr Athula Sumathipala, Police said. They were produced
before the Maligakanda Magistrate who released them on cash bail of Rs
100,000 each, police said.
They have been charged with intimidation, harassment, unruly behavior
and issuing death threats to civilians.