Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundara today pledged to eradicate all the organized underworld gangs and curb their criminal activities very soon.
Speaking to media at a religious event held in Vavuniya Police complex today, IGP Pujitha Jayasundara said no one will be allowed to take the law into their hands and the police will enforce law and order strictly in future.
The pinnacle of the newly constructed Peace Pagoda at the police premises was unveiled at this ceremony.
IGP Jayasundara further said that the Police Special Task Force (STF) will be directed to eradicate underworld activities and all police operations are being carried out legally without leaving room for any illegal activities.
Commenting on the recent shooting at a prison bus in Kalutara, the Police Chief said there were several shortcomings identified at the incident and in future no room will be allowed to repeat such incidents in future.