Revelations on the shooting of SAITM CEO

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 - 12:14


Police revealed that the shooting at Malabe private medical college SAITM CEO Dr. Sameera Senaratne was staged in order to show that he had death threats on his life.

This was discovered after an in-depth questioning of him by a special police investigation team.

One suspect has been arrested in connection with the shooting.

Further investigations on this incident is carried out by Colombo Organised Crime Prevention Bureau and Nugegoda Special Crime Investigation Unit.

Two men on a motorcycle shot the CEO of Malabe SAITM private medical college, Dr. Sameera Senaratne near the college premises and fled.

He was not injured by the shooting and the vehicle he was travelling received 4 gun shots, Mulleriyawa police stated.

Here is our report on the day of the incident.