Two policemen have been interdicted for mistreating four curfew violators in the Maradana area.
The Police media unit said that a television report showed two policemen forcing four curfew violators to hold their ears and bend down as a form of punishment.
An investigation had been launched after the television report was aired and the two policemen were identified.
The two policemen who were identified have been interdicted pending further investigations.
The Police said that further disciplinary action is to be taken against the two policemen. (Colombo Gazette)