Night club which hit public concern raided : 12 persons arrested
Tuesday, 11 November 2014 - 16:45
The Vice Squad of Anuradhapura police raided the controversial night club located at Kadapanaha last night and arrested 12 persons including its owner.
Police said 8 out of the 12 are women from Kurunegala, Nuwara Eliya, Ambilipitiya, Kekirawa, and Payagala areas.
Police raided the night club on a search warrant issued by Anuradhapura Chief Magistrate Uresha de Silva.
Reports were published in several Medias and later views were expressed in parliament as well claiming that the reverence of the sacred city is perturbed by the existence of this night club in Anuradhapura.
A police officer who participated in the raid stated that the owner of this night club has won the championship in a martial art reality show which was hosted by a private television channel.