Post mortem of the youth who died during the clash with the police to be held today
Friday, 08 January 2016 - 8:49
Police media spokesperson, ASP Ruwan Gunasekera noted that the post-mortem examination of the embilipitiya youth who died after falling from the top floor of a building, during a row with police in Embilipitiya, will be conducted today at the Ratnapura base hospital.
Meanwhile, Twenty-one police officers attached to the Embilipitiya police station have been transferred temporarily pending an investigation into the clash which resulted in the death of a youth and injured several others.
Meanwhile police Special Task Force personnel have been deployed to tighten security in Embilipitiya after residents in the area staged a protest against police by blocking roads and hoisting black flags.