Artists appeal return of missing Ranamayura award

Thursday, 03 May 2018 - 13:51

The cinema artists request the return of the missing ‘Ranamayura Award’ of late Dr. Lester James Peiris.
It is believed that the award may have been stolen by somebody at his residence yesterday (May 02).
Meanwhile, Minister of Law and Order, Ranjith Madduma Bandara has instructed police to conduct a proper investigation into this incident.
Accordingly, a DIG has been assigned to conduct the investigations.
At the same time, Bambalapitiya police have initiated an investigation by previewing video clips.
Late, Dr. Lester James Peiris was conferred with the Ranamayura Award for Gamperaliya in New Delhi in 1965.