Two individuals, arrested for assaulting Senior Deputy Inspector General of Police of the Western Province Deshabandu Tennakoon, have been remanded till tomorrow (12).
The order was issued by the Colombo Additional Magistrate Shalani Perera this afternoon.
The two individuals were ordered to be produced at an identification parade tomorrow.
The two individuals were arrested by the Colpetty Police yesterday and were produced before Court this morning.
Senior DIG Tennakoon was assaulted by a group of protesters last afternoon when he visited the Beira Lake area.
He was surrounded by a group of protesters and was subsequently assaulted.
Senior DIG Tennakoon who was seen in civil clothing took a blow to the head as well and was seen running away from the protesters.