Police inform Court and Speaker

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MP Wijesiri allegedly assaults constable

Untitled-2By Darshana Sanjeewa   
The Bandarawela Police has informed Court that they will arrest UNP Badulla District MP Chaminda Wijesiri on charges of assaulting a constable attached to the Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB).  

They said the constable, travelling in a jeep belonging to the PNB DIG was allegedly assaulted by the MP and his security personnel after an argument that rose when the jeep overtook the MP’s vehicle at the Bandarawela Town on Sunday. The DIG has not been in the jeep when the incident happened.   

The Bandarawela police had informed Court and the Speaker about the incident.   

Meanwhile, the MPs driver was also admitted to the Diyathalawa Hospital claiming he was assaulted by the constable.