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Ratnapura girl files case against police

2014 Oct 01

The girl seen on a video being assaulted by a policeman, today filed a complaint at the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka against the police and is to also file a case in court.

A police officer attached to the Ratnapura police station has already been interdicted for assaulting the girl on the street.

The policeman was identified after the video of the assault incident went viral on social media.

In the video, the girl in seen being assaulted by the cop in the presence of onlookers, including one person who videoed the whole incident secretly.(Colombo Gazette)

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