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In Sri Lanka have detained five suspects in the harassment of Russian

The Sri Lankan authorities have detained five suspects in the harassment of Russian tourist in the pedestrian area of the Gale Face green in Colombo, the largest city of the island, the newspaper reports News First.

According to the newspaper, about 10 Lankans on Sunday evening began to stick to the Russian woman while walking. One person who was in an alcohol intoxication, turned to her with foul language and attacked her friend who tried to intervene.

As noted by the Russian molested her people left only after she started filming the incident on camera. Also, the police were called, who arrived on the scene in 20 minutes.

Management of development of tourism in Sri Lanka has confirmed that police arrested the main suspect and other people persecuted by the Russian tourist, and stated that it will not tolerate harassment of tourists.

It is noted that the detainees in the court's decision will be shown to the victims in a lineup on July 10.