IUSF convener Lahiru Weerasekara arrested over protest

Convener of the Inter-University Student’s Federation (IUSF), Lahiru Weerasekara was arrested by the Police today.

He was arrested after coming out from a press conference hosted by the IUSF in Colombo.

Weerasekara was arrested over a protest staged by the IUSF in Colombo on Wednesday during which Health Ministry property had been damaged.

Lahiru Weerasekara was produced before a Magistrate and remanded till July 5. (Colombo Gazette)