The Police Commission will charge ten police officers in connection with the death of the 29-year old man who died in a police clash in Embilipitiya early this year.
The Commission having completed its investigations into the incident, has reached a consensus that the police were involved in the man’s death, which occurred in January. The investigation was carried out by a three member committee.
Therefore, charge sheets will be issued to ten police officers, in this regard.
Former ASP of Embilipitiya D. W. C. Dharmarathne who is in remand custody over the incident, is among the ten police officers who will be formally charged for the death.