Police Media Spokesperson Senior DIG Ajith Rohana said arrests have been made for sexually abusing an underaged girl by 10 persons.
The suspects arrested in Nawalapitiya on Wednesday were produced before the Nawalapitiya Magistrate’s Court and remanded.
Police investigations are underway to arrest six other suspects who are absconding. When the mother of the girl made a complaint before the Nawalapitiya Police, the relatives had handed over the girl to the Wataddara Police which had handed over the victim to the Nawalapitiya Police.
The 32-year-old lover of the underaged girl is also among the suspects.