Dec 14, 2020

4 nabbed for stealing at Punani COVID Centre

Four persons who were receiving treatment at the Punani COVID-19 Treatment Centre have been arrested for robbing certain items including electric equipment from the centre.

Police Media Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said the group was arrested by the Valaichchenai Police.

He said they were due to be released from the centre on Saturday but following the incident the group will remain in custody.

The Valaichchenai Magistrate has issued an order to remand the group until the 18th of December.