Three escapees arrested

The police have arrested three of the 10 inmates of the Avisawella prison who had escaped last morning, the police media unit said today.
According to the police, one inmate was arrested in Kosgama last evening while the other two were arrested in Kosgama last night.
All three prisoners are to be produced before the Avissawella magistrate today, the police media unit added.
The police said that the 10 inmates had escaped after assaulting three prison guards early last morning.