British national alleges sexual harassment aboard flight
Wednesday, 19 November 2014 - 9:54
A forty-seven-year-old Sri Lankan-born British citizen has been arrested for allegedly sexually harassing a twenty-six-year- old British national while on board a SriLankan Airlines flight.
The flight which touched down in Colombo at around 5 in the evening departed from London.
Once the flight landed, the alleged victim who is a doctor by profession, had lodged a complaint with the Airport Police stating that she was sexually harassed shortly before landing and that she had gotten into an argument with the suspect.
Based on the complaint, the Batticaloa born British National was arrested and he is due to be produced before court on Wednesday.