Singer Chillie Thilanka arrested over alleged assault

chillie-thilanka-1Singer Chillie Thilanka was arrested today over an alleged assault on a man, the police said.

The police said the singer was arrested after he surrendered to the Thalangama police.

The assault had taken place on the road when a funeral procession was underway.

A police complaint was lodged over the assault on the 57 year old man last week. The man was admitted to hospital.

Chillie Thilanka was produced in court and remanded till October 25. (Colombo Gazette)