Fifteen senior students of the Peradeniya University had been arrested by the Police for ragging first year students last night. Police said the students were arrested following a complaint. The arrested students are to be produced in Kandy Magistrate Court today.
Peradeniya Police said the fifteen second-year students had taken a group of first year students to a house in Megodakalugamuwa to be ragged. The eight first year students who sustained injuries as a result, are currently receiving treatment in hospital.