Colombo Telegraph

Well-Known Muslim-Basher Arrested Over Hate Crimes Charges

Colombo Crimes Division (CCD) has arrested Prageeth Chanaka Gunetilleke, a well known perpetrator of anti-Muslim hate crimes, over the attack on the Rohingya refugees at the UN safe house in Mount Lavinia.

Police said the suspect was a police constable who had been interdicted. He was arrested after he had surrendered to the CCD yesterday the police said. Three court cases are currently pending against him at the Panadura Magistrate’s Court.

One of the cases refers to attacking and causing damages to a Mosque.

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