Jul 30, 2019

Saharan’s daughter to probation ; CCD arrests Brother-In-Law Featured

The Colombo Crimes Division (CCD) had arrested a suspect Abdul Carder Asim for having received weapons training under Thawheed Jamaáth Leader Saharan Hashim and attending his lectures.

The 28-year-old suspect is said to be the older brother of Saharan’s wife.

Meanwhile, according to a request made by the CCD to court, the Fort Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake had called for a report by August 21 over a suitable custodian for Saharan’s four-year-old daughter.

Currently the child is in the custody of the CID.

In the future it is scheduled that an order would be issued under the Child and Youth Services Act.

Saharan’s wife, the child and several others are currently under the custody of the CID for questioning.

The Colombo Fort Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake had issued an order to a private bank in Bambalapitiya calling for a report where Rs. 2 million was deposited by Mohammed Ibrahim Insaf Ahmed, the bomber of the Colombo Cinnamon Grand Hotel.

The money was deposited by M. Mufahil.

The Magistrate ordered the CID to conduct further investigations and submit a report to courts on August 21st.