Lanka government slams police for involvement in alleged abduction attempt 

Vastavam web: Sri Lankan government today slammed its police department for their involvement in an alleged abduction attempt of a student activist, a tactic widely blamed on the former regime of Mahinda Rajapaksa.Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said he spoke to police chief Pujith Jayasundera to express government’s dismay over the attempt to seize the student known for his anti- government stand.The attempt to abduct a student activist, was a tactic widely blamed on the regime of former President Rajapaksa.

The student activist was shielded by other students who prevented him from being grabbed by the plain clothed officers.Samaraweera said the current government came to power in January 2015 promising to end abductions