Posted on 06.04.2021 by Chandana Sirimalwatte in Local News with 0 Comments
The police have beaten to death another young suspect in Batticaloa, the relatives claimed.
Police arrested twenty-one-year-old Chandran Vidushan for drug trafficking charges last Wednesday (02) night and reported death the next day morning
He was severely beaten while on handcuff. A couple of wounds visible on his neck and the head, the relatives further said.
The Eravur magistrate Karupayiya Selwarani ordered an immediate investigation of the death.
Meanwhile police has obtained court order preventing any public gathering as a preventive measure of prohibiting protests.