SLRC journalist Mahesh Nissanka further remanded over assault

Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) senior journalist Mahesh Nissanka, who was arrested and remanded yesterday over an alleged assault incident, has been ordered to be further remanded.

The Mahara Magistrate today ordered that the journalist be further remanded till June 18.

The journalist was arrested after a complaint was filed with the Police over the incident. (Colombo Gazette)