Two individuals who assaulted a Public Health Inspector attached to the Giribawa Medical Office of Health, have been arrested and remanded.
The duo arrested by the Giribawa Police, were produced before the Galgamuwa Magistrate’s Court.
The PHI officer was assaulted when he was inquiring into information regarding a COVID-19 positive patient.
The PHI officer had advised the two, who were traveling on a motorcycle at the time, without wearing face masks.
The 24 and 42 year old individuals had lashed out at the officer and assaulted him.