Tuesday, 18 November 2014 - 11:22
7 including Malaka Silva further remanded.
The 7 suspects including Malaka Silva who were arrested in connection with the assault of a foreign couple at a night club in Duplication Road, Colombo have been remanded until the 25th again.
The court ordered to remand them after the suspects were produced before the Colombo Additional Magistrate Mohammed Sahabdeen today.
The suspects were not produced for the identification parade which was due today, since they did not arrive at the court.
Therefore, Additional Magistrate informed the court to hear the case on the 25th where the identification parade will also be held.
The Colombo Crime Division arrested 6 persons yesterday who accompanied Minister Mervyn Silva's son Malaka Silva, for assaulting a foreign couple at a night club.
The suspects include a police sergeant and a constable attached to Minister Mervin Silva’s security division under the Ministerial Security Division.
Initial investigations have revealed that these two suspects have provided security to Malaka Silva on the day of the incident.
The incident of assaulting a Scottish tourist and his English girlfriend at a night club was reported on the 31st of October.