Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has condemned the assault on Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to Malaysia, Ibrahim Ansar.

The Premier had condemned the incident while addressing Parliament today.

Meanwhile, five suspects who were arrested in connection with the incident have been remanded till tomorrow.

“At the moment, we have identified at least four more suspects who we believe were involved in the commotion. A manhunt has since been launched,” Selangor police chief was reported to have said.

Ansar was reportedly assaulted by a group at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport last Sunday (4).