Police get body-cams for election monitoring

For the first time Sri Lanka Police will be equipped with body cameras for election monitoring purposes.

A total of 71 Body cameras were provided by election monitoring group the People’s Action for Free and Fair Elections (PAFFREL) while the Centre for Monitoring Election Violence has provided the bodysuits to hold the cameras.

The cameras are for the purposes of patrolling, investigating election-related incidents/violence/rigging and other monitoring activities, PAFFREL Executive Director Rohana Hettiarchchi said.