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Police fire tear gas in Pottuvil town

Aug 12, 2011 11:51:24 AM - muslimguardian.net

Police have fired tear gas to contain a volatile situation that has developed in the town of  Pottuvil.

Police stated that the volatile situation developed this afternoon following a demonstration that was held requesting the release of four (4) suspects who were taken into custody by the security forces in connection with an incident where two police officers were assaulted and a jeep was damaged.