Snr. DIG further remanded

Tuesday, 01 May 2018 - 14:33

Former Senior DIG Prasanna Nanayakkara, who was arrested for concealing evidence in Lasantha Wickramatunge murder has been further remanded until 14th of May.
He was remanded when the case was taken up before the Mount Lavinia Magistrate today (May 01).
The counsels requested the Magistrate to release the suspects on bail.
However, the investigating officers informed the court that they oppose to release the suspect as the probe is continuing.
In responding to that the Magistrate rejected the bail applications.