Man who instigated honking protest arrested

Man who instigated honking protest arrested

The man who instigated the honking protest while obstructing the duties of the police officers during the motorcade provided for the Chinese Defence Minster has been arrested.

He has been identified as a 31-year-old from Pelawatte, Battaramulla.

The suspect was taken into custody yesterday (29) and is expected to be produced before the Colombo Magistrate’s court today (30) on charges of obstruction of police duty and unlawful assembly.