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Six people in hospital following a clash in Wellawatte.

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Six people including three police officers were injured in a fight late last night (July 04) at a residential complex in Wellawatte.

Police officers were dispatched to the area to control a tense situation which broke out between three construction workers and three residents.

Following the clash, the injured were taken to the Colombo National Hospital.

However one person was arrested with regard to this issue and it was reported that the fight had erupted due to an argument between the two groups who were intoxicated.