Cop arrested for child rape

The police constable was subsequently arrested and was to be produced in court today.Earlier this month the police announced that there was a steep rise in the number of rape incidents reported around the country. A policeman has been arrested for raping an underage girl who had gone to witness the Kataragama perahera last night.The 13 year old girl was watching the festivities from near a bridge in the Kataragama sacred zone when she was raped by the policeman.