Nine policemen interdicted

Nine police officers attached to the Giriulla police station were interdicted today for being under the influence of liquor while on duty.

The police media unit said that the nine police officers were consuming liquor at a bar last evening and they were interdicted today following investigations.

North Western Province Senior DIG Asoka Wijeyatillake had the police officers interdicted. The officers were attached to the Giriulla police station.