United People’s Freedom Alliance Southern Provincial Councillor MK Kasun and his wife arrested on charges of assaulting a bus driver in Koswatte, Thalangama have been further remanded till the 27th of March.
The order was issued by the Kaduwela Magistrate’s Court.
Police said the suspects assaulted the bus driver operating along route 177 following an argument between the two parties.
The wife of the Provincial Councillor is said to have been in possession of a firearm at the time of the arrest.
The Thalangama Police have launched further investigations into the incident.