Acting IGP directs CCD to probe Kalagedihena incident


The Acting IGP has directed the Colombo Crime Division (CCD) to inquire into the incident where a group of security personnel of a VIP attacked a van at Kalagedihena, Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said today.

The incident was reported from Kalagedihena yesterday in which security personnel of a VIP motorcade attacked a van for allegedly not allowing the vehicle convoy of the VIP to proceed.

The violent attack, captured on camera, had taken place on the Colombo – Kandy Main Road at Kalagedihena.

The video of the incident shows security personnel getting down from a defender vehicle and a luxury jeep and attacking the van from the drivers’ side.