Nov 02, 2018

Orders issued to arrest Ravindra

The Colombo Fort Magistrate had ordered the CID to arrest the Chief of Defence Staff Admiral Ravindra Wijegunawardena and produce him in court.

The order was issued in connection with the investigations being carried out by the CID on the abduction and disappearance of 11 youths.

The CDS is ordered to be arrested on charges of having aided and abated the main suspect in this abduction, Lt. Com. Prasad Hettiarachchi alias ‘Navy Sampath’ to evade arrest and remain in hiding.