Thursday, March 22, 2012
PS member arrested for rape of girl
An area politician and a three wheeler driver have been arrested for having abducted and raped an 18-year-old girl in Pujapitiya.
The victim of the nightlong ordeal complained to Ankumbura police, after which the arrests were made.
The suspects are Nalinda Rajanayake, a UPFA member of Pujapitiya Pradeshiya Sabha and Chameera Jayasanka alias Kalu Malli.
According to police, the girl was kidnapped on March 19 and kept at a house belonging to the politician at Keppetipola.
There are more suspects due to be arrested over the incident.