May 19, 2022

8 including Saman Lal, remanded until May 25 Featured

Eight suspects including Moratuwa Mayor Saman Lal Fernando who were arrested over the attacks on the MynaGoGama and GotaGoGama protest sites have been remanded until May 25 by the Colombo Magistrate’s Court.

Moratuwa Mayor Saman Lal Fernando, Kelaniya PS Chairman Manjula Prasanna, Karandeniya PS Member Sameera Chathuranga, Seethawaka PS Member Jayantha Rohana, Bandula Jayawanne, Dineth Geethika and Dan Priyasad were arrested by the CID yesterday (18).

Meanwhile, SLPP MPs Milan Jayathilake, Sanath Nishantha, and two others who were also arrested over their involvement in the aforementioned attacks, have already been remanded until May 25 by the Colombo Fort Magistrate’s Court yesterday.