Former Chairman of Nawalapitiya MC arrested

The former Chairman of the Nawalapitiya Municipal Council (MC) was arrested last night on charges of violating curfew and quarantine laws.

The Police said the suspect, who is a member of the United National Party (UNP), was arrested along with 7 other persons in the Ambagamuwa area in Ginigathhena.

The suspects had been consuming alcohol and were engaged in gambling at a hotel in Ginigathhena, in violation of the curfew and quarantine laws.

They are to be produced before the Hatton Magistrate’s Court today. (Colombo Gazette)


  1. A detection well done. Congratulations to the Ginigathena Police. Please continue to execute your work without fear or favour.
    Be a role model to other police stations to follow.


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