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JVP PC member remanded: Minister orders CCD report

The Colombo Crimes Division is to initiate investigations into the incident where JVP Western Provincial Councillor Ashoka Ranwala has allegedly threatened Sapugaskanda Police acting OIC. Law and Order and Southern Development Minister Sagala Ratnayake has ordered the CCD to handover a complete report over the incident before 11am today.

Ranwala was arrested on charges of threatening the acting OIC. Ranwala had admitted himself to hospital citing that he was beaten by the police.

Police filed a B report regarding the incident in courts yesterday.Ranwala was remanded till January 19 by acting Mahara Magistrate Shantha Niriella after visiting him in hospital.