Renowned dancer and mentor assaults a student with Down Syndrome


Renowned dancer and mentor Kulasiri Budawatta has allegedly assaulted a student with Down syndrome with a wooden pole.

On 19th March, Budawatta has hit the girl on her head, gut and legs causing severe bruises, at his Dancing Academy in Maharagama.

After her guardians found out about the incident they had lodged a complaint at the police.

But, “the police took 6 days to arrest this person and even refused to produce a copy of our own statement and he is now conveniently release on bail breaking all rules of law,” they complained.