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* Special island wide police operation nabs over 2000 persons
Sat, May 12, 2018, 09:46 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 12, Colombo: A special four-hour operation launched Friday (11) night covering all police divisions across the island has made over 2000 arrests, the Police Media Unit said.

The special police operation under the direction of Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundera was carried out between 11:00 p.m. Friday and 3:00 a.m. Saturday by all police stations in the country.

As a result of the operation, 2,051 persons have been arrested, including 1,329 with pending open warrants, 151 criminal suspects and 571 others.

 

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