Sabaragamuwa Senior DIG Ranmal Kodithuwakku, who was concerned in an assault on a suspect has obtained a switch.
The announcement was made by the Inspector-Basic of Police, C.D. Wickramaratne in a communique directed to senior law enforcement officials at this time (Oct. 26).
Accordingly, SDIG Kodithuwakku has been transferred because the Senior DIG of the Medical Companies & Welfare Division.
A video clip broadly circulated on social media confirmed a police officer assaulting a civilian.
A press release issued by the Police Headquarters acknowledged that an investigation was initiated into the incident.