Aug 22, 2019

CID submits report to AG on six high profile cases

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) has submitted a report to the Attorney General (AG) on the probes into six high profile cases, Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said.

The cases identified by the AG include the murder of journalist Lasantha Wickramatunga, national ruggerite Wasim Thajudeen, 17 members of an aid group, and also the abduction of journalist Keith Noyahr and the case involving eleven youths.

AG Dappula de Livera had previously issued two reminders to Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP) Chandana Wickremeratne to expedite the probes into these cases.