Sep 25, 2017

304 young lovers arrested from A’pura parks Featured

Police have arrested 304 young lovers during a raid at River Park and Nature Park, both run by Anuradhapura Municipal Council.

They were taken to the Anuradhapura headquarters police in two buses and strongly reprimanded before being released.

All these youths had gone to the parks after lying to their parents that they were going for tuition classes.

Both the parks are located facing the road that leads to Jayasri Maha Bodhi.

HQI Sanjiva Mahanama has informed municipal commissioner Ajantha Gunawardena that it was inappropriate to have parks at such a location.