Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Thushara Daluwatte, who was seen on video assaulting a protester in Hambantota last week, has been transferred to Matara.
The protesters clashed with the Police during a protest led by the joint opposition. The protest was staged near the Indian Consulate in Hambantota.
The Police fired tear gas and water cannons to disperse the protesters. (Colombo Gazette)