India origin photo journalist arrested by Sri Lankan police

Vastavam web: An India-based photo journalist, who was in Sri Lanka to cover the aftermath of Easter Sunday bombings, was arrested by Sri Lankan police for alleged unauthorised entry into a school. He was arrested on the charges of unauthorised entry and was later remanded by the Negombo magistrate till May 15, police said. According to local media reports, the journalist, had attempted to enter the school to obtain information regarding a student killed in the bombing of St Sebastian’s Church when parents who were at the school at the time alerted the police.