Public complaints against police officers:
New Provincial Directors for NPC soon
Plans are afoot to appoint new Provincial
Directors to the National Police Commission (NPC) to investigate
public complaints against police officers who contravene the law.
This was hitherto handled by the Police Department, a NPC Spokesman
told the Sunday Observer.
Security beefed up
Security in Colombo, Nuwara Eliya and Jaffna
will be beefed up as several political rallies will be held in these
towns to mark the May Day celebrations this year, Police Media
Spokesman, SP Ajith Rohana told the Sunday Observer.
Man offering leopard skin nabbed
A man was caught at the Chilaw Munneswaram Kovil
when he brought a leopard skin as an offering to god. A group of
Wildlife Officials undergoing a routine training at the Wildlife
Training Centre in Giritale who were visiting the Kovil were able to
catch the suspect red-handed.
Angela Seneviratne not accountable, say police
It was a busy day at the Parcel Post Section at
the Central Mail Exchange at D.R. Wijewardena Mawatha, Colombo 10
when people were calling over to clear parcels addressed to them.
Among them were two young British nationals in their twenties
nervously awaiting their turn to collect their parcels.