(NewsRadio); Four students of a school in Puttalam have been arrested and subsequently remanded for assaulting a teacher.
The group of students has been remanded until the 26th of May by the Puttalam Magistrate’s Court.
Police said the students who visited the school to collect the admission cards for the GCE Ordinary Level Examination yesterday had assaulted the 28-year-old teacher.
The incident was reported over a disciplinary issue.
The house of the teacher has also been attacked by a group of students.
Investigation is underway to arrested several others involved in the incident.