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Colombo withdraws police protection to NPC members after Heroes Day While keeping genocidal military for 'State' protection, Colombo regime has suddenly withdrawn police protection given to Northern Provincial Council (NPC) members Sunday morning. “It may have something to do with the democratic political voicing of … Full News here – Read more on TamilNet

Police deny torture claims, slam Kondaya's lawyers … commission alleging that he was tortured by the police when he was in custody over the murder of the five year old child. Investigations and a DNA test had cleared Dunesh Priyashantha and his brother was later charged over the crime. (Colombo Gazette). Full News here –…

Police disperse protesting university students marching from Colombo Fort The Students Collective to protect the Higher National Diploma in Accountancy, commenced their protest march on Thursday afternoon from Colombo – Fort demanding an equal recognition as provided to the Bachelor of Commerce. The protesters later … Full News here – Read more on Newsfirst

* Sri Lanka police, Navy provide special security for devotees attending Poson … Additional carriages will also be added to the intercity service from Colombo Fort to Vavuniya, Yal Devi Express from Colombo Fort to Chunnakam and to the express train from Colombo Fort to Thalaimannar. Special train services will also be operated … Full News…

Police deploy 1500 officers in Colombo during Vesak Arrangements have been made to deploy over 1,500 Police Officers for security in Colombo during the Vesak weekend. Police Media Spokesperson ASP Ruwan Gunasekara, speaking at a media briefing held in Colombo, said the decision was arrived at in … Full News here – Read more on The…

* Sri Lankan court orders police to charge extremist Buddhist organization Apr 27, Colombo: A court in Sri Lanka has today directed the police to charge sheet members of the Sinhala Buddhist organization, Bodu Bala Sena (BBS). Colombo Fort Magistrate has ordered the police to file charges against General Secretary of the BBS, … Full News…

Police to implement new traffic rules – Galle, Colombo, Negombo among roads … Police state that steps have been taken to initiate “lane discipline” in Colombo, and five other main roads as a pilot project from April 6 – 10. It is noted that the move will begin from 7.30 a.m. on Monday. Police Media…