Feb 16, 2018

Arrest of Lasantha murder suspects prevented! Featured

A powerful figure with connections to the executive is preventing the CID from arresting several former top officials of the Army intelligence found to have been linked to the murder of ‘Sunday Leader’ editor Lasantha Wickrematunge, ‘Ravaya’ reports.

According to reports reaching Sri Lanka Mirror, one of the wanted persons is a relative of a cabinet minister.

A former DIG and an ex-OIC are remanded in connection with the murder case.