Sep 11, 2018

Keith Noyahr case : CID to quiz SF & Gota

Mount Lavinia Magistrate’s Court yesterday (10) permitted the Criminal Investigations Department to once again record statements from former Army Commander - Sarath Fonseka and Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa with regard to the case filed over the abduction and assault of journalist Keith Noyahr.

Accordingly, the duo are to be questioned in the next few days.

Taking up the case yesterday, the Mt. Lavinia Magistrate Court also granted bail to former military intelligence chief - retired Major General Amal Karunasekara.

He was released on three sureties of Rs. 10 million each. Karunasekara is also barred from travelling overseas.