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Sanatha Nishantha’s brother arrested on suspicion of assault.

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Police arrested the brother of SLPP Parliamentarian Sanath Nishantha on suspicion of assaulting a civilian.

On Sunday (19), police arrested Jagath Samantha, the 38-year-old brother of SLPP Parliamentarian Sanath Nishantha, for assaulting a civilian in line at a filling station in Arachchikattuwa.

The suspect, an Arachchikattuwa Pradeshiya Sabha member, was apprehended on Monday (20).

He is accused of obstructing a police officer’s duties and assaulting a civilian.

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