A group of Kelaniya Divisional Councillors including the Chairman made a written request to the IGP yesterday to hold an extensive investigation with regard to Minister Mervyn Silva's Coordinating Secretaries.
Kelaniya Divisional Council Vice Chairman Chamila Dumidu told our news team that 3 Peliyagoda Urban Councillors too had signed the request.
Minister Mervyn Silva's two coordinating secretaries had been arrested in connection with the killing of Kelaniya Divisional Councillor Hasita Madawala.
Kelaniya Divisional Council Vice Chairman said that these incidents were the reasons for the relevant request.
Meanwhile five suspects including two of Minister Mervyn Silva's coordinating secretaries who had been arrested in connection with the killing of Kelaniya Divisional Councillor Hasita Madawala were remanded yesterday after being produced before court.
Accordingly Mahara Acting Magistrate ordered that the suspects be remanded till 17th instant.