Vice Chancellor of the Moratuwa University Professor Ananda Jayawardene says investigations have been launched into an incident where stray dogs in the university premises had been put down by a certain group.
Videos and photographs of the incident are currently circulating on many social media platforms.
There has been a great public outcry over the inhumane treatment of these animals.
News1st made inquiries into the matter from the Vice Chancellor of the Moratuwa University. (Please watch video).