Three arrested for pelting rocks at a train


Three youths were arrested by the Narahenpita police when they hauled rocks at a train bound from Avissawella to Colombo.

The group, aged between 16-18 years, has attacked the train while it was passing the Narahenpita police hospital.

They will be produced before the Fort Magistrate’s Court today.

This is the second attack on a train from Avissawella on the Kelani Valley railway line.