(UDHAYAM, COLOMBO) – Two cops have been attacked and hospitalized during a raid carried out in Kalpitiya Sunday evening (15), the Police said.
Police said the two constables had gone to inquire into a complaint received from a woman at the island stating that her son was acting aggressively. The same individual had attacked the Police officers with a sharp object and they sustained non-life threatening injuries following the incident.
The injured constables were brought to the land by the Navy and admitted to the Kalpitiya Hospital. The individual who had assaulted the constables were later arrested and he will be produced before the Magistrate today (16).