The Karadiyanaru police station, which was destroyed in an accidental explosion on Friday (17), has been re-opened in close proximity to the previous location.
Batticaloa District DIG I.M. Karunaratne has told the media that the new Karadiyanarau Police is carrying out the normal functions of the former Karadiyanaru police station.
Eastern Province Chief Minister Sivanesathurai Chandrakanthan was present at the opening ceremony of the new Karadiyanaru police station yesterday (19).
The Karadiyanaru Police building was completely destroyed in the accidental blast of some dynamite laden containers parked within the premises on Friday (17).