The driver of United National Party (UNP) Parliamentarian Chaminda Wijesiri was arrested and remanded over an assault on a policeman.
The MP had earlier been accused of being involved in the assault.
The policeman attached to the Police Narcotics division of the Bandarawela Police was admitted to hospital following the assault.
The Police today arrested the driver of the MP and produced him before a Magistrate who ordered that he be remanded till February 18. (Colombo Gazette)