Emil and Rangajeewa further remanded

Tuesday, 24 April 2018 - 14:18

Inspector Neomal Rangajeewa of Police Narcotics Bureau and suspended Prisons Commissioner Emil Lamahewa who were in remand custody over Welikada prison riots were further remanded till 8th of May.
They were produced before Colombo Additional Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake this morning (Apr. 24) and then the Magistrate ordered the suspects to be further remanded.
27 inmates were killed in the Welikada Prisons riot occurred on 9th of November 2012.