Northern PC member Raviharan arrested

Published : 12:01 am  August 11, 2018 | No comments so far |  | 


 reads | 

By Thilanka Kanakarathna and Romesh Madushanka  

Northern Provincial Council member Aumugam Sinnathurai Thurairasa Raviharan was arrested by the Mullaitivu Police yesterday on charges of unlawful assembly and damaging State property during a protest on August 2. 

Councillor Raviharan (57) was arrested while at his residence in Kallapadu, North Mullaitivu.  

Police alleged that the councillor had damaged the Mullaitivu fisheries inspection office during a protest against use of illegal fishing nets.