Southern PC member and wife further remanded over assault

13 March 2018 - 76   - 0

Southern Provincial Council Member M.K. Kasun and his wife, who were arrested for allegedly attacking a private bus driver in Thalangama, Battaramulla, were further remanded till March 27 by the Kaduwela Magistrate's Court today (13).

The duo were arrested on March 9 by police. The alleged assault was caught on video, which showed Mr Kasun's wife brandishing a pistol at the victim and onlookers. 

Police also recovered the pistol and five rounds of live ammunition from Mr Kasun's wife when they made the arrest. 


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