Jun 20, 2017

Bail for Intelligence officers involved in Keith Noyahr assault

The Colombo High Court has released on bail the six Intelligence officers who were in remand custody over the abduction and assault of journalist Keith Noyahr.

Keith Noyahr who was abducted on May 22, 2008 served as the Deputy Editor of a weekend English newspaper.

Mount Lavinia Additional Magistrate Lochana Abewickrema Weerasinghe ordered the suspects to be released on Rs. 1 million personal bail each.

The suspects were also ordered to appear before the CID every last Sunday of the month.