The final rites of the late KB Chaminda Lakshan, who was killed in Police gunfire in Rambukkana on Tuesday, will be performed today.
The final rites will be performed in Naranbedda, Hiriwadunna.
Inspector-General of Police CD Wickramaratne requested the assistance of the Secretary of Defence for the Tri-Forces to be deployed to Rambukkana until the final rites are performed.
Accordingly, the armed forces have been summoned by an Extraordinary Gazette Notification to maintain public peace in the area.
Troops will assist in maintaining law and order in the Dewalegama, Rambukkana, and Kegalle Police Divisions until today