Friday, 22 May 2020 08:27

Maligawatta incident; seven remanded

Seven persons including a businessman, who were arrested in connection with the incident at Maligawatta, where three women had been killed while eight others were injured in a stampede, have been remanded until June 4, by the Colombo Magistrate’s Court last evening.

The incident had occurred when a group of about 500 people had gathered at a house, where cash had been distributed by an individual. The injured persons were receiving treatment at the Colombo National Hospital, sources said.

(Daily Mirror)

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