Taking semi-nude photos: Police to take legal action

The Police launched an investigation into the incident where some young men and women had taken semi-nude photos and posted them on social media.

Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said the Sigiriya Police had received a complaint on this matter and assured that legal action
would be taken against the individuals in the pictures.

They had climbed the Pidurangala Rock which is in the vicinity of the Pidurangala Raja Maha Viharaya situated within in the historic Sigiriya triangle before taking the nude photos.