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UNP Councilor Arrested

Dec 26, 2010 10:56:57 PM - thesundayleader.lk

A UNP member of the North Western Provincial Council has surrendered to the Chilaw Police yesterday (26) after allegedly shooting and injuring several persons last night.

UNP North Western Provincial Councilor Shantha Abeygunasekera has surrendered to the police he had allegedly shot and injured two individuals in Chilaw last night after forcibly entering a house over a personnel dispute.
The two persons who were injured in the attack, A. Chamara and J. Saman Dilrukshana were admitted to the Chilaw hospital last night.

Abeygunasekera is also accused of attacking UNP Puttalam District parliamentarian Palitha Range Bandara during the general elections in April this year.