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Sri Lankan police officers attack Jaffna businessman

Sri Lankan police officers attacked a businessman in Jaffna on Friday.

Two Sinhalese police constables attached to the Jaffna Police Station entered a tea shop behind Jaffna bus station.

The officers, reported as being inebriated, created a ruckus after being refused discounted cigarettes and assaulted the shopkeeper with their helmets.

The victim lodged a complaint with Jaffna Police Station and was informed that departmental action would be initiated against the two constables.