Another suspect has been arrested over the unrest and violence reported in Tangalle on the 9th of May.
Police said the 55 year old individual, a resident of Tangalle, was arrested today in Tangalle.
He was remanded till tomorrow after being produced before the Tangalle Magistrate’s Court this evening.
Police said 3,310 individuals have been arrested over 858 incidents of violence reported on the 9th of May across the island while 1,182 persons among the group have been remanded.
2,128 individuals have been released on bail.