The Army has launched an investigation into a man seen in uniform watching as rioters attacked Muslim owned property.
Army Headquarters said that its attention has been drawn to a video showing a man dressed in uniform similar to that worn by the Army, watching as a group attacked property in the Thummodara area.
The Army said that an investigation has been launched to identify the man and verify if he is a soldier.
Army Headquarters said that if the man is confirmed to be a soldier then disciplinary action will taken against him. (Colombo Gazette)