Wife of cop killed in Jaffna reinstated to Police service

The wife of the policeman killed while giving protection to a judge in Jaffna, has been reinstated to the Police service.

The National Police Commission said that it had recommended that the wife of policeman Sarath Premachandra be reinstated to the Police service.

Mrs. Premachandra was in the police service earlier but was unemployed at the time her husband was killed.

Premachandra was killed during a shooting incident in Jaffna when he was giving protection to Jaffna High Court judge M. Ilancheliyan. (Colombo Gazette)