Video : Update :Ketayam Chinthaka's funeral held without religious rites

Tuesday, 03 December 2013 - 7:49

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The funeral of Wasantha Chinthaka alias Ketayam Chinthaka who died in a STF shooting was held at the Matara Public cemetery this afternoon.

Our area correspondent said that the funeral took place without religious rites and a few family relatives including the deceased mother and wife participated in the burial.

Ketayam Chinthaka, the 1st suspect wanted in connection with the murders of a police constable and his wife in Kamburupitiya died in a Police Special Task Force shooting at Naigala last Monday.




 Update : Wednesday, 04 December 2013 - 7:41

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 Funeral of Ketayam Chinthaka in Matara


The funeral of Chinthaka Wasantha alias Ketayam Chinthaka who died in exchange of fire with the  STF was held this afternoon at the Matara Public cemetery.

Our area correspondent said that only a few relatives of the deceased including his mother and wife participated in the funeral.

Ketayam Chinthaka, the 1st suspect wanted in connection with the murders of a police constable and his wife in Kamburupitiya died in a Police Special Task Force shooting at Naigala last Monday.

Wednesday, 04 December 2013 - 3:32
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Ketayam Chinthaka’s funeral to be held at State cost



The mother of Chintaka Wasantha alias Ketayam Chinthaka who died in a clash with the STF has requested the government to hold their son’s funeral at State cost.

This request was made after the post-mortem on the body of suspect Chinthaka Wasantha concluded today.

Chinthaka Wasantha alias Ketayam Chinthaka was the main suspect of the double murder of a police constable and his wife in Kamburupitiya.

Police launched search operations for the last few days to apprehend main suspect of the Kamburupitiya double murder Chinthaka Wasantha alias Ketayam Chinthaka.

Later the suspect died at Naigala in Kamburupitiya yesterday while engaged in a clash with the STF personnel.



Tuesday, 03 December 2013 - 7:13 PM
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Main suspect in the Kamburupitiya double murder, Kaetayam Chinthaka killed

Tuesday, 03 December 2013 - 7:49

Chintaka Wasantha alias Kaetayam Chintaka, the main suspect in the murder of a Kamburupitiya police constable and his wife, was killed in a clash that occurred with the police STF yesterday.

This clash occurred in an operation carried out at Naigala in Kamburupitiya for arresting him.

A 33-year old police constable attached to the Matara Division Corruption Investigation Unit and his wife were murdered inside their home on 17th November.

While the criminals had also wounded the constable’s two and half – year old daughter who was in the house, the six-year old son had saved his life by fleeing from the house.   




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