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Four suspects; two males and two females, were arrested by officers of the Police Naval Division’s unit attached to the Peliyagoda Police yesterday while allegedly discharging garbage into the Kelani River.

The arrested suspects are residents of Kelaniya and Moratuwa. They were released on police bail with instructions to appear before the Mahara Magistrate’s Court on January 21. Further investigations are being conducted by the Police Naval Division.