UPDATE: Police Arrest Both Kaduwela Deputy Mayor And Social Media Activist Piyath Niksehala Over Assault Incident

Both Kaduwela Deputy Mayor and social media activist Piyath Nikeshala have been arrested by the police following an incident that took place on May 10th. According to reports, a group led by the Deputy Mayor of Kaduwela attacked Nikeshala and damaged his vehicle in the area. The attack left the activist with severe cuts and injuries, and he was immediately rushed to the Thalangama hospital for medical attention.

Both parties have lodged complaints against each other, and the Deputy Mayor had admitted himself to the hospital claiming he was assaulted. The incident has sparked outrage among members of the public, who have expressed their concern over the safety of activists and journalists in the country. Many have taken to social media to condemn the incident and demand justice for Nikeshala. The police have stated that investigations are ongoing, and further details will be revealed in due course.