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Apr 23, 2020

11 Lankans fined for partying in Italy Featured

Eleven Sri Lankans have been arrested in the Italian town of Firenze after throwing a party in their apartment, reports say.

According to state TV channel - ITN, Italian police were tipped off by neighbours about the party and they were subsequently fined a sum of Euro 33,000 (over LKR 07 million).

The ITN correspondent notes that local media has dubbed the incident as an insult to Italy and its citizens, while Covid-19 pandemic has left the country reeling and thousands dead.