Chaminda was arrested on 27.04.2011 by Wijenayaka and another policeman attached to the Udugama police. At the same time Udugama police arrested Gunapala’s sister’s son called Nalaka.
On the same day Gunapala and relatives went to see both Chaminda and Nalaka. The police neither allowed to see them nor give them food which they taken from home.
But on 29th the relatives were allowed to see both Chaminda and Nalaka. They had seen how brutally Chaminda and Nalaka were assaulted by the police. Both these young arrestees were lying on the cell floor and Chaminda was there with more difficult condition.
On 30.04.2011 both Chaminda and Nalaka were taken to the Galla Magistrate’s bungalow and remanded them on three false lawsuits. The bearing numbers of false lawsuits were 54486, 53829 and 49782. Chamina is still being in the Galle remand prison.
Chaminda was tortured by the policeman called Wijenayaka attached to the Udugama police station.
Chaminda’s father Gunapala urged the relavant authorities including IGP, Human Rights Commission, DIG Galle, SSP Galle to take legal and disciplinary actions against the culprits including Wijenayaka attached to the Udugama police. He made all these written complaints on 2011.08.29.