Wednesday, 08 January 2014 - 20:01
Video : Wallampitiya OIC’s wife also remanded over drug charges.
Roshini Chandrakanthi and wife of former Wellampitiya police OIC who was detained on charges of possessing narcotics was produced before Court today.
Later Colombo Additional Magistrate Nirosha Fernando remanded the suspect until the 17th of this month.
Former Wellampitiya OIC Bandara Munasinghe was also remanded till the 21st of this month when he was produced before the Colombo Additional Magistrate yesterday.
The Colombo Crime Division arrested the OIC over the possession of drugs on the 31st of last month while his wife was also arrested on the same charges the following day.
Later the Crimes Division questioned the duo after obtaining a 7-day detention order from the Court.
During a media briefing held in Colombo on the 1st of January, Police Media Spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana described the police operation conducted to arrest Wellampitiya OIC and his wife.