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Army officers connected to Rathupaswala incident to be brought before SLHRC

2013 Oct 01

The army officers in connection with the unrest surrounding the drinking water crisis that occurred in Rathupaswala are to be brought before the Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission.
Legal secretary, Attorney-at-Law Nimal Punchihewa said that reports from various parties surrounding the Rathupaswala incident including the injured, and army officers have been taken into consideration.
Therefore, th Chairman of the SLHRC has requested the suspected army officers to be called before the SLHRC within the next two weeks.
Nimal Punchihewa said after getting necessary proof, action will be taken

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