Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe said that maximum powers are given to three forces to maintain peace and security in the country.
The Premier also said the trouble makers and perpetrators have been identified and arrested by the security forces. These suspects are in remand custody at present.
Accordingly 14 suspects have been arrested. Out of which nine have been identified as trouble makers during the unrest in Minuwangoda area. These suspects will be kept in remand custody until 29th of this month. The suspects are scheduled to be produced in courts.