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Gintota incident report to AG soon

Police Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekera yesterday said that the Investigations into the incident that took place at Gintota, Galle has concluded and the relevant report is to be submitted to the Attorney General in due course.

He said that the investigation into this incident conducted by five Police teams concluded yesterday and a number of measures have been taken to ensure that this type of incident will not take place in the future.

The situation in Gintota has returned to normal and a peaceful situation prevail in the area. 127 buildings and houses were damaged following the disturbances.

Police have received complaints of eight robberies and the Police have succeeded in arresting all the suspects.

A special programme is in place in the area to educate the people in the area to ensure such incident will not take place again on the directive of IGP Pujith Jayasundera